Paterson, NJ is quickly becoming a popular destination for award-winning filmmakers and media productions. From Martin Scorsese and Al Pacino's The Irishman and The Sopranos to Amazon's new Internet series, The Hunt, starring Oscar winner Al Pacino, the city is becoming a hot spot for filmmakers. Mayor Sayegh has noted that more media productions are recognizing Paterson as a great place to film television shows and movies due to its diverse neighborhoods and unique architecture. In addition to being a great place to film, Paterson is also home to the annual Paterson Film Gala. This event celebrates the work of local filmmakers by showcasing their short films and providing an opportunity for them to network with industry professionals.
This year's theme is “Celebrating Our Stories” and will feature films that explore the diversity of the city's residents. The event will also feature panel discussions with industry professionals and networking opportunities. If you're looking for a unique experience in Paterson, be sure to check out the Paterson Film Gala. It's a great way to support local filmmakers and celebrate the city's vibrant culture.