Austin Film Society presents BBOY City: The Making Of A Brave Star
Through the consciousness-raising hip hop music of the 1980s, Arturo Hernandez of El Paso became Artson, an award-winning emcee/singer/composer. Weaving hip hop dance and music together with lyrical images and powerful messages from Native American philosophy, Artson goes on a journey to create his seventh album and tour music festivals nationwide.
This screening of The Making Of A Brave Star is part of BBoy City XXV, Austin’s annual competitive breaking convocation. There will be breaking battles: Crew vs. Crew, Bboy/Bgirl (1 vs 1), Young City (ages 5-15), and Freestyle (1 vs 1). There are cash prizes and the winner of the Bboy/Bgirl battle will be flown to BBoy City Taipei to represent the US. DJs from Portland, Arizona, Houston, and Austin.