The Setaro family began emigrating to Red Bank, NJ in 1888 and operated a safe house for early Italian travelers and bootleggers! For more than 130 years this family from Sassano, Italy has called this place home. Now with the safehouse owned by the 5th generation of Setaros in Red Bank, cousins Douglas Booton and Anthony Setaro are using modern media and cutting-edge production technology to not just tell their own story, but to help anyone who wishes to bring their business into this modern age of immersive experiences.
An epic saga begins. Based on the incredible true events surrounding the life of our great grandfather Giovanni ”Big John” Setaro whose family emigrated to the United States in 1888 and established an Italian Colony at the foot of Cooper’s Bridge in Red Bank, NJ.
Original cover of Talking Heads' "This Must Be the Place" performed by Anthony Jude Setaro & Victoria Taylor feat. Kyle Ward and produced by Douglas Booton & Erica Kim