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Documentary: Boston’s North End: An Italian American Story

Join us for a viewing of the first feature-length film that chronicles the vibrant Italian-American community that has called the North End of Boston home for well over 100 years.  Based on historical records and interviews with Italian American North Enders, the film features original music, home videos, and photographs. Alex Goldfeld, author of “The Read More…

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North End Film Premiere of Italian American Documentary [Photos]

Boston’s North End: An Italian American Story had its neighborhood premiere Saturday night on Hanover Street at St. Stephen’s Church. The documentary film chronicles the North End from the immigration era to modern times. This is the first feature length, high definition film to chronicle the vibrant Italian American community that has called the North End Read More…

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Film Preview: Italian North End Documentary Seeking Contributions

The North End Historical Society would like to gain your support for a new documentary about the vibrant Italian-American community that has called the North End of Boston home for well over 100 years. This unique film is narrated by the North End’s own Stephen Passacantilli and based on interviews with North Enders and their descendants Read More…

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Video: Chamber of Commerce Hears from St. John’s School, CityFeast, Old North, Historical Society and Red Sox

The North End Chamber of Commerce held their monthly meeting on January 7, 2014 with a series of announcements and presentations. A index of the video is listed so that you can jump to subjects of interest. 00:00 in video – Welcome and Introductions to new members:   VP Toni Gilardi 03:40 – Treasury Report: Chris Read More…

Arts & Culture Community Photos & Videos

North End Flashback: 1970’s Teen Documentary [Video]

This is a video featuring the highlights of a 1970’s documentary of the North End produced by Abraham Ravett in 1977 and 1978 with other teenagers for the North End Teen Collaborative. The film starts out with kids playing at the St. Anthony’s Playground adjacent to the Bathhouse (now the Nazzaro Community Center) and Christopher Read More…

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Catholic TV to Feature “Patron Saint: The Montefalcione Devotion to Saint Anthony”

Catholic TV will show two broadcasts of the film documentary, “Patron Saint: The Montefalcione Devotion to Saint Anthony” produced by North Ender Christian Guarino of MonteBoston13 Productions. The documentary will be shown on June 10, 2013 at 10:30 pm and June 14, 2013 at 2:00 pm. The film tells the story of a community of Read More…

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Successful Film Documentary Screening: “Patron Saint: The Montefalcione Devotion to Saint Anthony” [Photos]

“Patron Saint: The Montefalcione Devotion to Saint Anthony” screening event held on March 15, 2013 at Saint Leonard Church Hall. Click any image to see full screen slideshow. Photos by Matt Conti. A special film documentary screening was held on Friday night for “Patron Saint: The Montefalcione Devotion to Saint Anthony” produced by North Ender Read More…

Business People

“The King of the House” – Documentary Short Featuring Robert Dello Russo and Boston Barber Co. [Video]

The following is a documentary short, “The King of the House,” with Robert Dello Russo was created by Emerson students, Paul MacCarty and Kyle George. It includes not only a history of this well-known North End family, but a look back in time at the neighborhood and how it has changed including the opening of Read More…

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Film Preview – Boston’s North End: America’s Italian Neighborhood [Video]

Video: Film Trailer for Boston’s North End: America’s Italian Neighborhood; Produced by the North End Historical Society The North End Historical Society held a preview event of the in-progress film documentary, Boston’s North End: America’s Italian Neighborhood. The film is being created from stories of the Italian-American community that has called the North End home Read More…

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Documentary Preview: “Boston’s North End: America’s Italian Neighborhood”

On Monday, June 25, 2012, the North End Historical Society is screening a 15 minute version of the documentary Boston’s North End: America’s Italian Neighborhood. Check out the short clip at www.kendallproductions.com. Please come join in the screening! (invitation below) Bring your family, old photos, home movies and newspaper clips. If you like what you Read More…