Roy Klabin is the founder of New York Minute Films, and a graduate of Columbia University's School of Journalism. He's worked for Vice News, the BBC, the DNC, and has written articles for a variety of publications including The Atlantic and Mic.com. 

Roy currently resides in Brooklyn, where he produces long form documentaries and character profiles for the New York Minute Film series.

For stories email:  royklabin@gmail.com

 

 

NEW YORK MINUTE FILMS

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Start-Up Nation (Sample)

Sample footage from upcoming "Start-Up Nation" documentary.

Booze & Bureaucracy

Examining the decline of nightlife in New York City, where gentrified neighborhoods, aggressive city councils and overzealous bureaucracies have made owning a nightlife venue financially grueling.

Prohibition 2.0

Exploring the complexities and failures of America's war on drugs, through the experiences of a banker turned drug dealer, a former undercover police officer turned anti-prohibition activist, and a New York State Senator fighting to legalize marijuana.

A Life Of Play

Jesse Danger has been at the forefront of the parkour scene since it started emerging in New York. After years of developing his skills and cultivating a community of practitioners, Jesse is trying to form an official program to teach parkour in the public schools of New York City. But he must conquer people’s perceptions of the sport's dangers as well as the purists in the community who don’t believe parkour’s creative nature can be structured into a formal program.

Nick the Balloonatic

Nick "The Balloonatic" Rotondo is the hardest working balloon artist in New York City. He's been creating incredible balloon art for over forty years. Despite losing his home to Hurricane Sandy last year, Nick continues to entertain crowds and keep up the spirits of those around him.

D.N.C. PROFILES 2016

 

PHOTOGRAPHY

PUBLISHED WORK

Hidden Web: Bitcoins & Silk Road
Moderately Certain - Oct 3 2012

Google Making Driverless Cars  
Mic - Feb 6 2013 

The King of Ideas  
Mic - Sep 17 2012

The Foods of Tomorrow   
Jan 1 2013

 

LECTURES

 

Disrupt Network Tech Conference - Berlin 2015

 

 

 

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