Photography Spider-Man Filming at East River Park, Most Likely May 31, 2013 FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinReddIt East River Park. Photo by David Flaherty. East River Park. Photo by David Flaherty. A graduation ceremony at east River Park!? Well, maybe a fictitious one. The banner above the bandshell reads, “Midtown Science,” a pretty good clue that Spider-Man is filming today on the East River.