From Kerri MacDonald & Margaret Teich, The Local – Brooklyn, NY:

Fort Greene, NY – An African drum processional. Dozens of women in white, dancing through the doors of Emmanuel Baptist Church on Lafayette Avenue. Lights, cameras and boom mikes.

Is there another movie being filmed in Fort Greene?


Nikki Johnson, who grew up in the Emmanuel Baptist community and continues to sing in the choir, married Raymond Johnson in the church’s main chapel. The ceremony started with a bang as the Asase Yaa Drummers lead a drum processional down St. James Place, onto Lafayette Avenue and through the doors of the church, which is more than 100 years old.

Continue to the full article at The Local website.