Containing the same humor as his animations, this 1998 short based off of a dream was PES’s first film.
How one Staten Island man’s small vending machine empire made and then eventually lost $1 million in the Homies trade.
Manfred Kirchheimer’s newly restored 1981 film Stations of the Elevated premieres at BAM on June 27th. Achieving cult status with those embedded in the hip-hop and cinema communities, the film—the original soundtrack of which featured a heavy dose of Charles Mingus—will be accompanied by live music from the Mingus Dynasty.
Beat Rockers: Keeping The Beat Alive directed by Ryan Staake
A nice refresher on the force that is Shepard Fairey.
Made by Brett Novak and commissioned by The Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art on the ocassion of The Insistent Image: Recurrent Motifs in the Art of Shepard Fairey and Jasper Johns.
Directed by Stephen Hopkins
An animated short film by Paul Hornschemeier about a museum curator in crisis. Starring the voice of Paul Giamatti.
All of the films worth watching in theaters this weekend
A corrupt cop manipulates and hallucinates his way through a bid to secure a promotion and win back his wife and daughter.
A nice little short by Matt Lenski that’s based on The Perry Bible Fellowship comic strip
Leica’s LET US ROAM series profiles Atiba Jefferson
The Jump is a fun short documentary by Alex Sutherland that features unearthed vhs footage from the first jumps and profiles the extreme activities ballsy overlooked creator, Chris Sigglekow.
Casual breezeway, ground clearance, box gap, daylight, thigh-gap… whatever you call it, Guy Aroch just fetishized it.