The Brooklyn Bridge: A Documentary
The Brooklyn Bridge is one of the most famous and beloved modern bridges in the world.
This personalized documentary treats the bridge as an organic, living creature. It was the longest suspension bridge in the world for over 20 years and still connects the Burroughs of Brooklyn and Manhattan. An excellent documentary about one of the wonders of modern architecture. The Brooklyn Bridge is one of the oldest bridges in the United States of America. The bridge was completed in 1883 and had an immediate impact upon the citizens of Brooklyn. Spanning the East River, the bridge has a length of almost 1,600 feet. From 1883-1093, the Brooklyn Bridge was the long suspension bridge in the world.
It was designated as a Historical Landmark in 1972.
This documentary interviews the people who play music in its shadows, drives over its steel beams, and gaze upon it from their apartment windows.