ask Shom about
Culture • Food • Night
a bit about Shom
What do you do and why do you do it?
I’m a filmmaker because I’m impractical.
What TV show is a must watch?
What’s the best karaoke song of all times?
I avoid Karaoke.
Which movie have you watched more than 3 times?
Eyes Wide Shut.
Have you ever cried while reading a book? Which one?
I’ve never cried.
Are you a planned or a spontaneous shopper? What’s your go-to store in New-York City?
APC, but it really drains my bank account.
What’s the one place in New-York City that you’re sure only you truly appreciate?
The steps in front of the brownstones on West 4th and Bank.
What’s your dream job?
Filmmaker …I’m glad its my actual job.
What’s your favorite vacation city in the world and why?
London, because of the great memories when I was in school.
Where do you go in New-York City if you have two hours to kill?
Washington Square Park…maybe the Comedy Cellar.
What’s the thing you LOVE to do in New-York City but never actually do?
Go to the beach.
Who’s your hero and where would you take them out for a bite or a drink in New-York City?
Screenwriter Charlie Kaufman. I would take him to Joe’s Pizza or Prodigy Coffee.
If you were given a choice, mayor of which neighborhood in New-York City would you be?
The West Village.
What’s the place in New-York City you’ll never be caught dead in?
Where do you and your drinking buddies meet for a casual night out in New-York City?
Vol De Nuit is a small bar in Greenwich Village.
Where would you go in New-York City to celebrate the best news EVER!?
The Grisly Pear in Greenwich Village.
It’s a Saturday night and the mood is right – where do you go in New-York City to party?
It’s your last day in New-York City – how do you spend your time?
Joe’s pizza in the West Village.
What’s the one place a first-time visitor in New-York City can’t miss?