Charlie Ahearn: a program of Coney Island, Times Square and Hip Hop Shorts

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Charlie Ahearn: a program of Coney Island, Times Square and Hip Hop Shorts

Dates: 
Saturday, August 22, 2015 - 8:30pm

Charlie Ahearn’s Wild Style, 1982, became the classic Hip Hop movie. After directing other films such as Fear of Fiction, Ahearn released two Hip Hop books Yes Yes Y’all, and Wild Style The Sampler. Ahearn has been producing documentaries such as Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer and Hip Hop musical shorts, his latest being 5 Grand Masters and Dirtstyle both 2014. Ahearn resides in New York City.

On Saturday, August 22nd at 8:30pm, the Coney Island Film Society proudly presents an evening of Charlie Ahearn Shorts, with Charlie in attendance!

Schedule:

Jane In Peepland - 20:00 min. 1993,  Jane Dickson in the old 42nd St, Coney Island the neon worlds and the painter (so much has disappeared).

All City- Take It To The Bridge - 6:35 min.  2010,  DOA  Nine 11 Thesaurus  Lucky Chops  Hip Hop meets Brass Band on Brooklyn Bridge. 

5 Grand Masters - 26:30 min 2014,  Roots Bboy Battle DJ Grand Wizard Theodore,  Produced by Mr Freeze and The UBC.

Dirt Style  (Le Metro Paris) - 11 Minutes, 2014,  Reys and Psy old school style

Coney Island Come Again - 10-15 min., 2015 rough cut film on Coney Art Walls, Adam Realman from the Coney Island Side Show and so many many artists. 

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