The “New Barbeque Pit” in Bergenfield, NJ is owned and operated by the Cancio Family. Louis Cancio came from Manilla, Philippines at the age of 11, and lived with his aunt and uncle in Livingston, NJ, where he went to high school. He began roasting the pig in their garage, and soon thereafter Louis joined his father to help establish the restaurant. Louis mans the kitchen and will work through the night for celebrations and holidays to meet the demand for roast pig.
Beth Kruvant, director and producer, is an award winning filmmaker at Good Footage Productions in Montclair NJ, whose latest film, Heart of Stone was theatrically released and seen on Showtime.
Jack Smith lV, the cameraman and editor, has reported for NJ News Commons and WNYC and has recently traveled to shoot documentaries across the U.S., Europe, and the Middle East.