Brownsville Bred locations are primarily in and around Brownsville, Brooklyn, New York.
As our school, we visit Board of Education Public School 284. It is the Brownsville, Brooklyn elementary school alma mater of the writer/director.
Opening courtyard exteriors are at Brownsville's Langston Hughes project buildings, as depicted in the true story, and leaning into the authenticity of our title setting.
Family home interiors are be in Manhattan, in a two bedroom apartment that resembles the writer's childhood home.
Our Puerto Rico scenes will be shot on location and include the neighborhoods of Cataño and Condado, Puerto Rico.