Greenpoint
Previous
Next

Read the Greenpoint Gazette here.

Greenpoint's Film Noir Cinema brings darkness to light

On the quiet, residential corner of Leonard Street and Meserole Avenue, an independent cinema is bringing darkness to light. Film Noir is at once: a 54-seat independent theater hellbent on the hardboiled, a treasure trove of underground and hard-to-find films and the lifelong passion project of its founder Will Malitek. 

A resident of Greenpoint for 33 years, Will has been at the helm of Film Noir for 20, since its genesis on Bedford Ave in 2005 as a rental shop catering to arthouse, foreign and rare media. Some locals and patrons may already be familiar with its triumphant legend: Film Noir not only survived the advent of on-demand streaming but continued to thrive as one of the last remaining places of its kind as rental stores everywhere shuttered their window…

Read the rest of Janna Shaftan’s latest story, linked here

LATEST IN GREENPOINT

Waste
New York is scouring its sewers for COVID-19. Are we learning enough from what we flush?
This story was originally published on Dec. 3 by THE CITY. Sign up here to get the latest stories from...
Screen Shot 2020-11-12 at 12.32
Opinions & observations: Brooklyn is where it’s at
A few years ago, our family struggled with one of the most difficult decisions yet to confront us. As...
zoning
Queens elevator company pushes button on new zoning option in bid to keep manufacturing jobs in NYC
This story was originally published on Nov. 8 by THE CITY. Sign up here to get the latest stories from...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 117