149th And Grand Concourse

A Film by Andy and Carolyn London

Synopsis

From the team that brought you “The Lost Tribes of New York City” comes a new animated documentary. “149th and Grand Concourse” captures the diverse voices of the South Bronx against a backdrop of rapidly changing streets. An animated portrait of New York city life in flux.

Director

  • Picture of Andy and Carolyn London © Andy and Carolyn London

    Andy and Carolyn London

    Andy and Carolyn are writers, directors, animators and co-founders of London Squared Productions. Since 1999, they’ve been creating films, music videos and animated content.
    Their award-winning films include “Subway Salvation” “The Backbrace” and “A Letter to Colleen” and have screened in hundreds of festivals including the Tribeca Film Festival, Annecy and the Ottawa International Animation Festival. In 2011, The London’s film, “The Lost Tribes of New York City” was featured in the MoMA show “Talk to Me”; an exhibition on the communication between people, technology and objects. Their newest films on the festival circuit include "Highway of Hell", "Our Crappy Town" and the animated documentary "149th and Grand Concourse".
    The Londons reside in Long Island City, New York.

Awards + Festivals

  • 17 th FILM COLUMBIA (Official Selection, Columbia, USA)October 22, 2016
  • 59 th INTERNATIONALES LEIPZIGER FESTIVAL FÜR DOKUMENTAR– UND ANIMATIONSFILM (Official Selection, Leipzig, Germany)October 31, 2016
  • 2nd LANÚS FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DE CINE (Official Selection, Buenos Aires, Argentina)March 1, 2017
  • 21st VIDEONALE (Official Selection, Berlin, Germany)March 11, 2017
  • 12th ATHENS ANIMFEST 2017 (Official Selection, Greece)March 16, 2017
  • 19th SARASOTA FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Florida, USA)March 31, 2017
  • 18th SCHWEINFURTER KURZFILMTAGE (Official Selection, Germany)April 13, 2017
  • ANIMATED MOVIES FESTIVAL – ANIMOCJE (Official Selection, Bydgoszcz, Poland)April 23, 2017
  • 13th ATHENS DIGITAL ARTS FESTIVAL 2017 (Official Selection “ADAF kids”, Greece)May 18, 2017
  • 5th INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL FOR KIDS AND YOUTH CINEMA IN SNEAKERS (Official Selection, Warsaw, Poland)May 31, 2017
  • 1st JIM THORPE INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Jim Thorpe, PA, USA)June 8, 2017
  • 45th HUESCA INT'L FILM FESTIVAL 2017 (Official Selection, Spain)June 9, 2017
  • 1st BUDDHA INT’L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Pune, Maharashtra, India)June 10, 2017
  • 7th ODERKURZ-FILMSPEKTAKEL (Kids Program, Oderaue, Germany)June 23, 2017
  • 24th OPENEYES FILMFEST (Official Selection, Marburg, Germany)July 20, 2017
  • 5th ARIANO INT'L FILM FESTIVAL 2017 (Official Selection, Italy)July 29, 2017
  • 19th LENOLAFILMFESTIVAL INVENTA UN FILM (Animation Section, Lenola, Italy)August 9, 2017
  • 41th OPEN AIR FILMFEST WEITERSTADT (Official Selection, Weiterstadt, Germany)August 10, 2017
  • 28th SAO PAULO INT'L SHORT FILM FETSIVAL (Int'l Competition, Sao Paulo, Brazil)August 23, 2017
  • 12th SARDINIA FILM FESTIVAL / BOSA ANIMATION AWARD 2017 (Official Selection, Bosa, Italy)August 31, 2017
  • *BEST DOCUMENTARY FILM*
    15th AROUCA FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Portugal)September 13, 2017
  • 5th BEACON INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL 2017 (Official Selection, Beacon, NY, USA)September 15, 2017
  • 10th CYBORG FILM FESTIVAL (Not Competitive Section CyBorg OFF, Umbria, Tuscany and Liguria, Italy)September 22, 2017
  • INT'L DIGITAL FILM FESTIVAL KINOFEST (World Panorama Animation, Bucharest, Romania)September 22, 2017
  • 29th GIRONA FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Spain)September 27, 2017
  • 3rd BANGKOK THAI INT'L FILM FESTIVAL October 15, 2017
  • VIEWFINDERS - ATLANTIC FILM FESTIVAL FOR YOUTH (Official Selection, Halifax, Nova Scotia)October 18, 2017
  • 32th UNABHÄNGIGE FILMFEST OSNABRÜCK (Musikvideo-Programm KURZ&LAUT, Germany)October 18, 2017
  • SAN JOSE INTERNATIONAL FILM AWARS (San José, Costa Rica)October 25, 2017
  • 36th FESTIVAL DU CINÉMA INTERNATIONAL EN ABITIBI-TÉMISCAMINGUE (Official Selection, Canada)October 28, 2017
  • 21st INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL WINTERTHUR ("Kill your darlings" program, Switzerland)November 7, 2017
  • 4th FILMKREIS SHORTS EVENT (Official Selection, Darmstadt, Germany)November 11, 2017
  • 7th INT'L FRONTALE FILMFESTIVAL (Int'l Competition, Vienna, Austria)November 15, 2017
  • 2nd BIRMINGHAM FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, UK)November 23, 2017
  • 14th LONDON INT'L ANIMATION FESTIVAL (Official Selection, London, UK)December 1, 2017
  • ANIMACINE - FESTIVAL DE ANIMACAO DO AGRESTE (Int'l Competition, Brazil)December 7, 2017
  • *BEST DIRECTION*
    2nd CHHATRAPATI SHIVAJI INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Pune, India)December 24, 2017
  • 2nd SILVER SCREEN FOR SHORT FILMS "SSSF" (Official Selection, FL, USA)January 10, 2017
  • 1st GOLD MOVIE AWARDS GODDESS NIKE FILM FESTIVAL - ANNUAL EVENT (Official Selection, London, UK)January 11, 2018
  • 2nd GERMAN UNITED FILM FESTIVAL 2018 (Official Selection, Berlin, Germany)January 17, 2018
  • FOUR SEASONS FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, London, United Kingdom)February 3, 2018
  • 15th STANDING ROCK INT'L SHORTS FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Kent, Ohio, USA)February 3, 2018
  • 18th BRUSSELS INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Brussels, Belgium)February 11, 2018
  • PROVIDENCE CHILDREN'S FILM FESTIVAL 2018 (Official Selection, Providence, USA)February 16, 2018
  • 5th PLAY - LISBON'S INTERNATIONAL KIDS FILM FESTIVAL 2018 (Official Selection, Lisbon, Portugal)February 17, 2018
  • 24th FESTIVAL D'UN JOUR (Official Selection, Valence, France)March 19, 2018
  • 30th FILMFEST DRESDEN 2018 (Official Selection, Dresden, Germany)April 17, 2018
  • 17th OZARK FOOTHILLS FILM FESTIVAL 2018 (Official Selection, Batesville, Arkansas, USA)April 19, 2018
  • 4th UNDEPENDENCE FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Edinburgh, UK)April 19, 2018
  • 4th SYDNEY WORLD FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Sydney, Australia)April 23, 2018
  • 19th INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL - CORTI DA SOGNI - ANTONIO RICCI (Official Selection, Ravenna, Italy)May 9, 2018
  • NASHVILLE FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Nashville, TN, USA)May 10, 2018
  • 3rd STILL VOICES SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Longford, Ireland)August 15, 2018
  • 8th ANNUAL WE LIKE ‘EM SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Baker City, OR, USA)August 17, 2018

Crew

Producer
Andy London
Director
Andy and Carolyn London
Director of Photography
Andy London
Art Direction
Andy London
Sound
Quinten Diego
Editor
Andy and Carolyn London
Sound Design
Quinten Diego

Details

Running Time
3:15 mins
Shooting Format
Digital
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
4:3
Sound
Digital

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

aug&ohr medien
Markus Kaatsch
Riemannstraße 21
D-10961 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 61620068

markus@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

DIRECTORS

Andy London & Carolyn London

andysaullondon@gmail.com
www.londonsquared.net