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8:00 pm

Documentary Premiere ~ “Invisible Threads: From Wireless to War”

November 12 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Lessing’s Bourne Mansion, 500 Montauk Highway
Oakdale, New York 11769

 Great inventors like committed to wireless had a Long Island presence at the turn of the 20th century, with Tesla’s laboratory in Shoreham NY and Marconi’s ship-to-shore stations in Babylon and Sagaponack. As they all competed for radio supremacy, Telefunken was using their plant to send nefarious communications to Germany. Among the suspected subterfuge was information that led to the sinking of the Lusitania. With drama, intrigue and local history this documentary has it all, and this will be the public's only chance to see it this year.

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