Austin Film Society presents Downtown 81

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Downtown 81
Photo courtesy of Austin Film Society

In newly restored cool, Jean-Michel Basquiat tours bygone New York in search of money and romance in a grime travelogue scripted by Interview Magazine’s Glenn O’Brien. The film features Fab Five Freddie, The Plastics, Debbie Harry, and music by Liquid Liquid, Suicide, DNA, and Tuxedomoon.

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AFS Cinema
6406 N. I-35 Frontage Rd. Suite 3100
Austin, TX 78752


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