Watching a city transform over time.

About the filmMakers

Paul Villanova has an MFA in Film Production from Boston University (2013). He works as a professional video producer and his screening credits include the Munich International Festival of Film Schools, the Boston International Film Festival, and the Redstone Film Festival.

Richard T.K. Hawke is the owner of HAWKE: Production & Post-Production and is a Partner in Starlab Studios, a multimedia production studio in Somerville, MA.

About the film

"Boston in Flux" is short film that reveals how the City of Boston has changed over the last century. The filmmakers recreated shots of well-known locations across the city, transitioning each location from how it appeared in the 1920s to how it appears today. Locations visited in the film include the State House, the Public Garden, the Boston Public Library, the North End, Faneuil Hall, East Boston, and Charlestown.

About the Music

The original score for "Boston in Flux" was mixed and produced by Marc Valois. It is a blend of period recordings and new compositions. Marc is a recording engineer, musician, and partner / founder of Starlab Studios.


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