STYLE WARS: The New York Hip Hop + Graff Doc 1982

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  Created by Tony Silver and Henry Chalfant between 1981 and 1982, STYLE WARS captured New York’s emerging street culture.     The original piece, shot for Public Television utilized 69 minutes of the original 30 hours of footage. Over the decades the footage became damaged and faded in storage. In December 2011 restoration was […]

PLIMPTON! the documentary

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    “George Plimpton was about as good of a friend as a man can have in this world. He lived his life like a work of fine art.”   – Hunter S. Thompson     Kickstarter is an online funding platform for creative projects. The following is a piece submitted to Kickstarter by the […]

DAPHNE’S WINDOW

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    Filmmaker Brennan Stasiewicz captures moments of beauty.   The thoughts of Daphne Guinness….     Daphne Guinness: Undressed on Nowness.com.     (Thank-you Ms. Jennifer A. Lopez for bringing this to my attention.)     DAPHNE’S WINDOW Related Posts: THE BALLAD OF GENESIS AND LADY JAYE: A Film By Marie Losier TOUGH BOND […]

DEWEY BOZELLA

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    A beautiful piece on perseverance, integrity and soul.   In addition, intuition. Big up to Arthur Regula for listening to his.         (Thanks to Simon Marcus for sharing the link.)     Dewey’s acceptance speech of the 2011 Arthur Ashe Award.         DEWEY BOZELLA Related Posts: THE […]

THE BALLAD OF GENESIS AND LADY JAYE: A Film By Marie Losier

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    “He’s the only person I’ve ever met who I’d hero worshiped, that was exactly how I’d expected him to be. He was everything that I’d hoped him to be. Which was incredible. Inhumanly intelligent. I was interested in him primarily as a character, the way he lived, he was a ‘more than real’ […]