(Hoboken, NJ) My Way Productions and The Hoboken Historical Museum, present the screening of “Breaking The Silence” A short Anti-bullying Docu-fiction film by Anti-bullying activist and filmmaker Frank Gigante on Thursday, May 11th, 2017 at 7:30 PM at the Hoboken Historical Museum, 1301 Hudson St, Hoboken, NJ. The event will open with a violin performance dedicated to Tyler Clementi by violinist Anna Mancini. The Host for the event will be Hudson County Freeholder Anthony Romano.
There will be a Q & A and light refreshments following the screening featuring a cake made by Carlos Bakery for the event in support of the fight against bullying. Free Admission. Parking available at the Little man Parking Independence Garage. (Shipyard Lane, at 12th St) The Parking lot Offers 3 hours of free parking with museum validation.
“Breaking The Silence”
An interview documentary that is a must see for parents and teens.Suicide on account of bullying is growing fast. Experts and victims of bullying share their thoughts on how we can stop this growing epidemic killing our kids.Joseph and Jane Clementi parents of the late Tyler Clementi participated in the film.The film is written by Frank Gigante & Kevin Shipp, – Exec producer Mike Sciarra, – Music : “Mother Love”, Tyler theme”, “Alone” Hope” and Ostinato” Composed by Manuele Carli Ballola. “Crying in the rain” written by Ken Cummings and Charlie Jones and is performed by Sicily.
Special guest for the evening will be Joseph and Jane Clementi (Tyler Clementi Foundation), Anti-Bullying Activist Sergeant First Class Gregory M Williams (New Jersey State police.)
Artie Pasquale (Actor – The Sopranos)
Brief Biography Frank Gigante:
Frank Gigante started his film career while living in Puglia Italy with his first film “L’ariamara” directed by Mino Barbarese, shot in Bari in 2005. While living in Italy he heard about the film, got curious and set out to meet the local director to ask for a role in his film. When the two met all’s it took were a few words with Mino, Frank’s headshot and he landed a role in the film and a lasting friendship.Frank wanted to be an actor, but life, to his surprise, led him in an almost forcing way to producing.
Today Frank pitches various original projects for development, some are his and others optioned. The projects range from new reality shows, TV series, and films based on true stories for the many platforms available today.
Frank is a family man with strong values and morals. Frank also holds a position as an investigator for the Hudson County board of elections and assists in the administration of federal state and local elections for voters of Hudson County. For Columbus day 2016 Frank Gigante received an Italian American Man of the year award from the City of Union City for his contribution to the youth for his work as an Ant-bullying Activist and the prominent Anti-Bullying documentary “Breaking The Silence”.
Some upcoming projects are “Forbidden Blood”, “Steel Peers” “Comic Book king” and “Kooking with The Boys” Frank Gigante is the founder and an active producer of My Way Productions