Tag Archives: “Bohemia in the Tropics”

Why is this man smiling?

Why is this man smiling? Because he’s Ernest Hemingway, he’s still in his twenties and he’s hanging out in Key West, the Key West of 1928: just a sleepy little island more than 100 miles out to sea with a … Continue reading

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30-sec Trailer: Bohemia in the Tropics

This week’s schedule for Bohemia in the Tropics on Miami PBS WLRN CH-17 Mon. (Premiere), 8 p.m. Weds., 8 p.m. Thurs., 8:30 p.m.

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Slideshow: Bohemia in the Tropics

Check out the Flickr Slideshow of archival images from Knockemdown Productions’ documentary Bohemia in the Tropics.

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Miami Herald Calls Bohemia “Hilarious”

Our new documentary, “Key West: Bohemia in the Tropics,” premieres tonight on Miami PBS station WLRN-17.  The Miami Herald calls it “a hilarious ode to Key West.” Read the review here.

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Bohemia Radio Interview

I went into the WLRN studios on Friday for a live radio interview with Arts Beat host Ed Bell to promote the Monday night premiere of our new PBS documentary Key West: Bohemia in the Tropics. We talked about Key … Continue reading

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Denizens of Bohemia: Tennessee Williams

Just heard John Waters talking to John Hockenberry on The Takeaway about Waters’ new book, “Role Models.” Waters named as early influences Johnny Mathis, Little Richard and Tennessee Williams, who he said went well beyond being a gay writer, and … Continue reading

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In the editing cave

We’re making the final push on our Key West documentary. Here’s the view from inside our keys editing cave. Looks like a beautiful day out there.

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Earth Day Photos

Just back from a few days in the keys working on post-production for our upcoming documentary. Also stopped in at the National Park Conservation Association second annual Earth Day for Florida Bay. The event was all day, included lunch, kayak … Continue reading

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thanks, tskw!

Thanks to The Studios at Key West who put us up during our recent production trip for our new documentary, “Key West: Bohemia in the Tropics.” Special thanks to Eric, Jay, Martha. Elena and Lauren, who were so hospitable and … Continue reading

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“Bohemia in The Tropics” Book List

These are the books I read for research and sources I used for our upcoming documentary “Key West: Bohemia in the Tropics.” Midnight Cowboy James Leo Herlihy See America First: Tourism and National Identity, 1880-1940 Marguerite Shaffer Key West: History … Continue reading

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