The Bungalows of Rockaway

September 201056 minutes
2

A popular summer resort, once rival to Coney
Island, existed along the Rockaway shore, replete
with wide beaches, a long boardwalk, honky tonk
amusements, and bungalows, thousands of bungalows.
Sparkling interviews bring the former
bungalow colonies to life, and vintage archival
film includes some Marx Brothers frolicking. But the film also tracks 100 years of Rockaway
history: the story of the bungalow form; the effects of 1950s “urban renewal” on the
peninsula; and, finally, the grassroots activism to preserve the remaining bungalows.
Read more

Cast and credits

Reviews

5.0
2 total
52
4
3
2
1
Loading...

Additional Information

Audio Language
English (Stereo)
Subtitles
English
Rental Period
Start within 30 days, finish within 48 hours.
Eligible for Family Library
Eligible if purchased with select payment methods. Rentals are not eligible. Learn More
Run time
56 minutes
©2017 GoogleSite Terms of ServicePrivacyDevelopersArtistsAbout Google
By purchasing this item, you are transacting with Google Payments and agreeing to the Google Payments Terms of Service and Privacy Notice.