• Downtown 81 (New York Beat Movie)

    1981/2000. USA. Edo Bertoglio. 71 min.

Friday, October 2, 2009, 7:00 p.m.

Theater 2 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 2), T2

  • Downtown 81 (New York Beat Movie)

    1981/2000. USA. Directed by Edo Bertoglio. Screenplay by Glenn O’Brien. Produced by O’Brien, Maripol. A charismatic artist (Jean-Michel Basquiat) attempts to sell a painting amid the rappers, junkies, strippers, models, and art-world matriarchs of the Lower East Side. With music by Kid Creole and the Coconuts, Tuxedomoon, The Plastics, DNA, The Lounge Lizards, and Basquiat’s own band, Gray. 71 min.

In the Film exhibition Looking at Music: Side 2

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