On the Bowery

This Amazing Footage of the Bowery in 1934 Will Give You Perspective [VIDEO]

Posted May 9, 2014 at 10:00 am

Still combing through the recent trove of British Pathe newsreels uploaded to YouTube… Our latest adventure down the rabbit hole yielded vintage footage of the Bowery dating back to 1934. For perspective, that’s two decades before Lionel Rogisin’s On the Bowery. The clip is part of the overall “Pathe Review (American Travelogue)” package for tourists. […]

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“On the Bowery” DVD/Blu-Ray Presale

Posted February 6, 2012 at 6:28 am

If you missed previous New York City screenings of Lionel Rogosin’s classic On the Bowery, you needn’t worry. Details inside!

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“On the Bowery” Coming to DVD and Blu-Ray!

Posted December 7, 2011 at 11:18 am

The revival tour all started in September of last year. Lionel Rogosin’s classic 1957 docu-drama, On the Bowery, premiered at the Film Forum and was an underground smash.

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“On the Bowery” Playing Tonight at Gotham Center

Posted April 14, 2011 at 10:09 am

Ever since its premiere at the Film Forum in the fall of 2010, On the Bowery has been wowing theater-goers.

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On the Bowery to Return to IFC Center in April

Posted January 14, 2011 at 6:28 am

Fans of On the Bowery have reason to rejoice!

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On the Bowery Wins Film Heritage Award

Posted January 12, 2011 at 6:18 am

2010 truly was a banner year for Lionel Rogisin’s classic documentary film, On the Bowery.

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On the Bowery Screening in Los Angeles

Last modified December 16, 2010 at 9:11 am

Coming off two highly successful runs at the Film Forum, On the Bowery is headed to the left coast for some more love.

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On the Bowery Returning to Film Forum November 19

Posted November 9, 2010 at 6:28 am

Back in mid-September, Lionel Rogosin’s On the Bowery had a stellar revival run at the Film Forum on West Houston Street.  In just two weeks, the film gathered a modest $41,802 in box office receipts.  Well, we heard it through the Twitter-vine that, due to popular demand, the show will go on.

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On the Bowery Exhibit at Whole Foods

Last modified December 9, 2010 at 12:34 am

Beginning tomorrow, Whole Foods on the Bowery will host a new exhibition on the very thoroughfare it helped gentrify. It’s called “On the Bowery,” and runs through winter 2011. The event is co-sponsored by the Lower East Side History Project and the Bowery Alliance of Neighbors.

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On the Bowery a Success at Film Forum

Posted October 1, 2010 at 6:20 am

When Lionel Rogosin’s On the Bowery premiered at Film Forum on September 17, the local press was jazzed.  Here was a classic piece from 1957 that showed a thin slice of life on our beloved thoroughfare.  And it delivered.  Cash money.

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