WHAT IT’S ABOUT:
The long-overdue tale of a disparate crew of renegade filmmakers who emerged from an economically bankrupt and dangerous moment in New York history. From the late 1970′s through the mid 80′s, when the city was still a wasteland of cheap rent and cheap drugs, these directors crafted daring works that would go on to profoundly influence the development of independent film as we know it today.
WHY YOU SHOULD SEE IT:
Get a look at the early careers of people like Steve Buscemi, Jim Jarmusch, Debbie Harry and other pop culture icons, as well as glimpses of some of the most outlandish, daring, and badass cinema you’ve ever witnessed.