All the Streets Are Silent: The Convergence of Hip Hop and Skateboarding (1987-1997)

Presented by Town City, In Partnership With City Cinema

Date & Time

Friday, September 24 (View All Dates)
9:15 pm


City Cinema, 64 King St, Charlottetown

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Dir: Jeremy Elkin, USA, 2020, 89 min.

Rosario Dawson, Jefferson Pang, Clark Kent.

“The streets of N.Y. might be temporarily silent, but in downtown Manhattan in the early 90’s, they were the site of a dynamic collision between two vibrant subcultures: skateboarding and hip hop. Jeremy Elkin’s documentary, All The Streets Are Silent, brings to life the magic of this time period and the convergence that created an urban style and visual language that would have an outsized and lasting cultural effect. If Paris Is Burning and Kids had a baby, you’d have this documentary love letter to New York­ examining race, society, fashion and street culture­ and full of archival footage featuring legendary characters and figures from the downtown scene.” – Tribeca Film Festival