If you missed this movie at the Urbanworld Film Festival, You have another chance!
Thursday, July 27th, 7:00pm
Music: DJ L’mani V
Film: Beyond Beats and Rhymes
(Byron Hurt, USA, 2006, 57m.)
Examines representations of gender roles in hip-hop and rap music through the lens of filmmaker Byron Hurt. Conceived as a loving critique from a self-proclaimed “Hip-Hop Head,” Hurt tackles issues of masculinity, sexism, violence and homophobia in today’s hip-hop culture. The film features revealing interviews with famous rappers including Mos Def, Fat Joe, Chuck D, Jaddakiss, Busta Rhymes and others.
Harlem Meer, Central Park
Harlem Meer: Charles A. Dana Discovery Center, 110th St. @ Lenox Ave
RAIN VENUE: Musuem of the City of New York: 104th St., east of 5th Ave.