Promenade Productions, LLC


The First Responder

Is a Promenade Productions short film produced in cooperation with the COPO Organization.

Promenade Productions, LLC is a Brooklyn based production company headed by writer and executive producer Ron Basci.  Promenade is currently developing the comedy web series, "Freddy" (, full length feature films, and has produced the nationally aired short, “An Immigrant Remembers”.

COPO, The Council of Peoples Organization, Inc. is a 501 (c) (3) organization created in the aftermath of the 911 tragedy.  Since then, it has served the immigrant populations of Brooklyn. Among the free services and programs offered are: a food pantry, health screenings, a senior center, a Pre-Kindergarten program, legal clinics, citizenship training, and an annual Youth Career Day. COPO is headed by producer Mohammad Razvi. Promenade Productions is proud to have partnered with COPO to create this movie.      

 With Special Thanks to:

Jory Guttsman     Lenny Goldstein     Aasma Mehdi       Hamza Zougagh    Al Attara

Zanali Razvi        Sunil Hali                Nilu Amin         Anu & Ankul Gangahar     

Blaine Chou        Bob Basci               Kara Furey-Lessen     Ernie Lendler       Austin Tang

Michael Scott Druckmiller               Pat & Roy Basci          Anthony Goins

 Lorraine & Anthony Cerrano            Habiba Ali     Michael G. Smith       Arbab Batool

Narjis Razvi    Sophia Ed-dahni    Anas Marrakchi     Gina Liandros   Deshawn Duncan

 Bravo Volunteer Ambulance         The Razi School,  Ghassan Elcheikhali, Principal

 Eastern Air Couriers       Milestone Broadcast    NYC Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment 

The events depicted in this movie are fictitious. Any resemblance to any person living or dead is a coincidence. Bravo Volunteer Ambulance, however, is real and provides a great service to its community.