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WORLD DVD PREMIERES THIS OCTOBER 17! THE CHAMPION: A STORY OF AMERICA’S FIRST FILM TOWN. (2-DISC DELUXE EDITION)

TWO-DISC DELUXE EDITION INCLUDES 2 DOCUMENTARIES, 8 FILMS FROM THE GOLDEN AGE OF FILMMAKING IN FORT LEE, NJ AND A BOOKLET WRITTEN BY RENOWNED FILM HISTORIAN RICHARD KOSZARSKI

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Milestone Film & Video and The Fort Lee Film Commission are thrilled to announce the home video release on October 17, 2017, of the deluxe 2-disc, 3-hour edition of The Champion.  The Fort Lee Film Commission worked with the Library of Congress and the Eastman House to obtain rare films not publicly distributed prior to this release.  Also included from an original nitrate print, is the first American produced film version of Robin Hood, produced by Éclair Studios in Fort Lee in 1912 and given to the Fort Lee Film Commission by a collector. This deluxe 2-disc DVD set features a new 2K restoration of the complete Ghost Town (1935) an astonishing and haunting amateur documentary about post-cinema Fort Lee.

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Annual Fort Lee Outdoor Art Show - Sunday, September 24, 2017

The annual Fort Lee Outdoor Art Show takes place Sunday, September 24th from 10am to 2pm in the plaza of the Fort Lee Community Center at the Fort Lee Farmers Market. The Fort Lee Office of Cultural & Heritage Affairs and the Fort Lee Artist Guild sponsor this event.  All the artwork will be for sale and is the product of local artists. For further info call us at (201) 693-2763.

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Fort Lee Historic Jitney Tour - Sunday, October 29, 2017

The semi-annual Fort Lee Historic Jitney Tour kicks off Sunday, October 29th at the plaza of the Fort Lee Community Center at the Fort Lee Farmers Market at 1355 Inwood Terrace. Sign up is only that day from 9am to 11am at the Fort Lee Film Commission table. There is no charge for the tour but it is first come first served and seating is limited. Tours run on the hour from 11am to 2pm. The Fort Lee Office of Cultural & Heritage Affairs, the Fort Lee Historical Society, the Fort Lee Historic Preservation Commission and the Fort Lee Film Commission sponsor this tour. For further info contact us at (201) 693-2763.

Election poll workers needed in Fort Lee

The Bergen County Board of Elections is currently recruiting poll workers. This important civic responsibility is open to all registered voters in Bergen County. It is vital to the democratic process to recruit and train reliable poll workers. In order to be eligibility, you must meet the following criteria:

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Horror on the Hudson - Friday, October 13, 2017 at 7:00 pm

The Fort Lee Film Commission and the Palisades Interstate Park present the annual Horror on the Hudson outdoor movie at Ross Dock on the Hudson River in Fort Lee. The program starts at 7pm and will be introduced by Revolutionary War historian and reenactor Todd Braisted. The program includes some film surprises along with our feature presentation, the Bud Abbott & Lou Costello classic The Time of Their Lives (1946). This film depicts Lou Costello as the Revolutionary War ghost from a wishing well. Admission is free but please bring a blanket or lawn chair. For directions visit http://www.njpalisades.org/directionsRossdock.html. For further info contact the Fort Lee Film Commission at (201) 693-2763.

Shredding event - Saturday, September 23, 2017

Fort Lee Shredding Event:
Saturday, September 23, 2017
9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
At the Fort Lee Recreation Center, 1500 Stillwell Avenue

Fort Lee residents only (proof of residency required). Limit 4 bags per household.

 
 
 
 

Borough of Fort Lee, New Jersey
Borough Hall • 309 Main Street • Fort Lee, NJ 07024
201-592-3500

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