Films By Beth Aala

An abandoned swimming pool becomes one of New York's most significant music venues since CBGBs. ... When the McCarren Pool opened in Williamsburg in 1936, it was the size of a football field with the capacity to hold 6,800 bathers. When it closed abruptly in 1983, it became a hang out for gangs, junkies, graffiti artists and the homeless. ... Fast-forward nearly 25 years and this neighbourhood boa... Read more
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