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Facebook Is Funding a 'Humans of New York' Documentary Series

26 August 2017, 01:33 | Kristopher Drake

Humans of New York docuseries to debut on Facebook streaming service The Watch

'Humans of New York' Docuseries Coming to Facebook (Exclusive)

The twelve, 30-minute episodes will feature the same kind of intimate interviews Stanton conducts with strangers on the streets of NY - and around the world - and showcases on the blog. "People really open themselves up in a way that continues to surprise me". It will premiere on Facebook's brand new video platform, Facebook Watch, next week-and if the trailer's any indication, a lot more of the blog's signature sweetness comes through when you can hear people speak.

For the new docuseries, Stanton will return to the streets of NY, where the blog began. "Early on I realized that video would add a deeper layer to Humans of NY", he wrote.

Heart-warming blogger Humans Of New York has announced a series of videos, made using original content, will be streamed on Facebook's new streaming series, Watch. Or they make me laugh.

Stanton told THR that Facebook felt like a natural fit for the long in-the-works series - both because its where it all started and because of the platform's global reach. Or they make me think.

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With the popularity established on Facebook that has gather over 18 million followers, the docuseries is being used to fund the video page, that contains both shorts and large-scale projects such as the "Last State Standing". "I always do my best to recreate the experience through photos and words". But he admitted he "always knew that video would provide the closest thing to 'actually being there'".

'My goal was not to make a television show based on Humans of New York, ' Brandon explained. I think I came pretty close. The pair has talked with more than 1,200 people over 400 days of filming.

Humans of NY, a blog that features photos and short as-told-to biographies of everyday people, is getting its own TV show on Facebook's Watch platform, CNBC reported.

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