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Covid Diaries NYC

Covid Diaries NYC chronicles the lives of five young filmmakers, ages 17 to 21, who turn their cameras on themselves and tell the stories of their families during the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic in New York City.

"The Only Way to Live in Manhattan" is by Marcial Pilataxi, Aracelie Colón directs "My COVID Breakdown," Camille Dianand chronicles "When My Dad Got COVID," Shane Fleming helms "No Escape From New York" and "Frontline Family" is directed by Arlet Guallpa. Rosemary Colón-Martinez provides original animation to the documentary.

Covid Diaries NYC is a DCTV production produced by Jon Alpert, Jesse Perez Antigua, Sade Falebita, Naomi Mizoguchi, and Johnny Ramos. Executive producers are Carrie Penner, Perri Peltz, and Matthew O’Neill.

Where Are They Now?

The creators reveal what's happened in their lives since they completed their films. Plus, find out what they hope viewers take away from the project.

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