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Wealthy, Manhattanite brothers Dylan, Logan and a group of their friends head to Brooklyn for a concert when they meet notorious gangster, Simon and make an ill-advised deal with him. Soon, things go wrong and now the group is desperately running from Simon's crew through New York City's labyrinthine subway system in a terrifying life-or-death race.
An unexplained, local split in the atmosphere causes a series of total unpredictable, yet devastating tornadoes. Rookie fireman Brian Flynn gets trapped in the underground sewage with his girlfriend, deputy mayor James 'Jim' Lawrence and climatologist Dr. Cassie Lawrence's niece Lori. Mayor Leonardo of New York initially refuses to pay proper attention to the phenomenon, a 'reelection threat', so the alert status remains too low for long. Atypical lightning discovered inside tornadoes adds unprecedented dangers. The Lawrences and aeronautics renegade Dr. Lars Liggenhorn conceive a possible solution by launching rockets, but NASA's Dr. Quinn overrules them, imposing standard silver iodine.
"Like a floating, drifting piece of ticker tape, the film makes its way across boroughs and time to explore New York City's many moods, from loud and relentless to grave and dreamy."
This documentary film traces the entire history of New York's punk movement; the VU years, the Warhol influence, the Dolls reign, and the handover of power to the bands who shared the sensibilities and attitude introduced to the city by Warhol and the Velvets a decade before. With the aid of performance footage, rare archive, exclusive interviews and some of the most exciting music ever recorded, this programme offers an experience of these events second only to having lived through them. Features new interviews with Richard Hell, Suicide's Alan Vega, Blondie's Gary Valentine and many more.
Intifada NYC takes a revealing look at the firestorm that erupted over an Arabic language public school in New York City.
A documentary about composer/producer/performer JG Thirlwell and his musical alter-egos, including Foetus, Steroid Maximus and Manorexia. Featuring interviews with Thirlwell, Matt Johnson (The The), Alex Hacke (Neubauten), Michael Gira (Swans), Richard Kern, Lydia Lunch and more.
Impressions of New York City. Experimental short.
A silent film
Paul McCartney performs an historic set live streamed from New York City celebrating the release of his album, Egypt Station.
Hi8 video by Michel Auder recorded in 1989, edited in 2008.
1. Once 2. Miss U 3. Blackfield 4. Christenings 5. The hole in me 6. 1,000 People 7. Pain 8. Glow 9. Thank you 10. Epidemic 11. Someday 12. Open mind 13. My gift of silence 14. Where is my love? 15. End of the world 16. Hello 17. Once (Encore) 18. Cloudy now 19. Hello (Promotional Video) 20. Pain (Promotional Video) 21. Blackfield (Promotional Video)
In 1987, the Ronald Reagan administration faced criticism from AIDS activists for its mismanagement of the AIDS crisis. Chanting "Test drugs, not people" and "Educate, don't isolate", activist groups took to the streets of New York City to denounce mandatory testing as a discriminatory practice and to demand more HIV/AIDS research and educational initiatives. Shot by the Testing the Limits Collective, this video is an informative record of the early struggles against the federal government's inaction over the HIV/AIDS epidemic.
A day in New York city with Aidan Mackey.
8 hours of live jazz concerts for the first time on a double-Blu-Ray disc. 8 NYC bands filmed by a French crew in New-York on October 2008 in the finest jazz clubs in New York. Using HD multi-cams and mixed in Dolby Surround at the famous MSM Studio in Munich.
The mundane circumstances of a city under siege.
Romance in NYC is a PoV perspective of the Boyfriend and his Girlfriend taking you on a journey through their life enjoying an everyday in NYC, but capturing the tiny nuances that are romance, even in the most mundane situations, with NYC as a beautiful backdrop. The goal is to give you the feeling of 'I remember that,' from one relationship or another, to 'I want that day' without going over the top cheesy... balancing romance and realistic situations. To achieve the right intimate candid feel, it was shot entirely on an iPhone 6.
8 hours of live jazz concerts for the first time on a double-Blu-Ray disc. 8 NYC bands filmed by a French crew in New-York on October 2008 in the finest jazz clubs in New York. Using HD multi-cams and mixed in Dolby Surround at the famous MSM Studio in Munich. AMBROSE AKINMUSIRE 5TET @ JAZZ STANDARD // 52' THE JASON LINDNER BIG BAND @ ZINC CLUB // 58' VAL INC - MARVIN SEWELL - JOWEE OMICIL @ DROM CLUB // 62' JALEEL SHAW 5TET @ JAZZ GALLERY // 59' FIELDWORK @ LE POISSON ROUGE // 52' NASHEETWAITS, ERICMC PHERSON & ABRAHAMBURTON @ KNITTING FACTORY // 52' THEO BLECKMANN & KNEEBODY @ JOE'S PUB // 59' CHRIS DAVE & FRIENDS @ HIP HOP CULTURAL CENTER OF HARLEM // 52'
In 1934, the second most lucrative business in New York City was running "the numbers". When, Madam Queen, the powerful woman who runs the scam in Harlem, is arrested. Ellsworth "Bumpy" Johnson takes over the business and must resist against the invasion from merciless mobster Dutch Shultz.
NYC 22 follows six diverse NYPD rookies as they patrol the gritty streets of upper Manhattan. With unique backgrounds, personalities and reasons for being on the force, the new cops will make their share of rookie mistakes while they figure out how to relate to their boss, each other and the people they swore to protect.
A modern-day drama about a crime-solving duo that cracks the NYPD's most impossible cases. Following his fall from grace in London and a stint in rehab, eccentric Sherlock escapes to Manhattan where his wealthy father forces him to live with his worst nightmare - a sober companion, Dr. Watson.
NYC Prep is an American reality television series on Bravo. The series debuted on June 23, 2009. The series follows six Manhattan teenagers in their daily lives as they attended events such as weekend parties, fashion shows, shopping sprees, charity events and dinner parties. The series drew many comparisons to the hit CW television show Gossip Girl because both shows revolved around the lives of Manhattan's "elite" teenagers. Filming was not allowed during school, nor were any school names specifically mentioned on the show, as the schools desired to distance themselves from the show.
The show follows passionate agents as they find recent college graduates and young professionals their new homes in NYC, while also shadowing the corporate group as we navigate the ins-and-outs of life at a quickly-growing firm.
A fast-paced reality show that follows several incredibly busy and ambitious Manhattan women. Watch as they balance envious social calendars, challenging careers, and motherhood, with the hustle and bustle of the big city all around.