The Listening Project: Midwood takes Brooklyn seniors down memory lane for SPARC

A documentary filmmaker recorded the oral history of

A documentary filmmaker recorded the oral history of more than 40 senior citizens in Midwood.

BROOKLYN - A documentary filmmaker took a walk down memory lane with some Brooklyn seniors as part of the SPARC program.

SPARC, which stands for Seniors Partnering with Artists Citywide, pairs the elderly with local artists for a variety of creative projects.

The latest endeavour is called the Listening Project: Midwood. Filmmaker Dempsey Rice recorded the oral history of more than 40 seniors in the neighborhood and posted videos online for everyone to see.
 

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