The man behind MOCA: Art In The Streets and producer of Exit Through The Gift Shop is back with a new venture in 2012. Roger Gastman hits the documentary arena with Wall Writers: Graffiti In It’s Innocence, a detailed journey to the era before vandals actually became graffiti writers. Beginning in the 1960′s the film, brings direct access pioneers and visionaries like Taki 183, Cornbread and Coco 144. And that’s just to begin with. Trailer after the jump [Read more...]
In the late 80′s 2 sets of fashion hungry kids from Brooklyn teamed up to become one of the strongest forces NYC would see to this day. The crews, Ralphies Kids and Polo USA formed the Lo-Life’s [read more]. Draped in primo POLO by Ralph Lauren they created a culture for themselves that continues to span generations. [Read more...]
Taking a break from the bullsh*t and the beefs, The UK king of street swing Banksy’s step back from graffiti / street art, and drops a hilarious “documentary” centered around the history of contemporary pranking. [Read more...]
The Van / Mini Bus is the gangster of all VW models, past present and future. When you see one pimped out to this capacity, make sure you stop, stammer and stare because you don’t see them out in the wild too much. Well…unless you’re on the west coast. [Read more...]
There is always room for another documovie surrounding Pre Hip Hop Era NYC. Carrying the same colorful cityscape back drop as “80 Blocks from Tiffanys“, Shan Nicholson’s Rubble Kings gets a little more indepth on the positive side of things. In reality it picks up where 80BFT left off, with the South Bronx ready to explode due the tensions between the gangs and the NYPD. [Read more...]
[jwplayer file="http://commondatastorage.googleapis.com/freshlyserious/video/BeatsRhymesandLife.mp4" logo.file="http://dl.dropbox.com/u/110440/%20%20test/jwplayertest.png" ]Now that Beats, Rhymes and Life has been out for a few weeks now Director Michael Rappaport sits down and talks candidly about The Tribe and the experience. If you haven’t seen the movie yet, shoot yourself.