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Rated: 7.1 out of 10 with 1,432 votes.
The film is a day in the life of a young artist, Jean-Michel Basquiat, who needs to raise money to reclaim the apartment from which he has been evicted. He wanders the downtown streets carrying a painting he hopes to sell, encountering friends, whose lives (and performances) we peek into.
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7.1N/AUnited StatesEnglishIMDbTrailer
Main Actors:
Jean
Jean's Narration (voice)
Fairy Godmother
Himself
Peppermint Lounge Dancer
Himself
Himself
August Darnell
Graffiti Artist
Himself
Himself
Michael
Himself
Conversationalist at Mudd Club
Graffiti Artist
The Felons band member
2nd Go-Go Dancer
Title:Downtown '81
Release Date:
Directed by:Edo Bertoglio
Genres:DramaComedyMusic
Keywords:Gay-InterestArtAnarchic-Comedy
Alternative Titles:Downtown 81, Glenn O'Brien's New York Beat Movie, Jean-Michel Basquiat in Downtown '81, Ударный Нью-Йоркский фильм
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