Birth of the Sun is the story of Grady Alexis, a Haitian artist who came to NYC via Miami. Alexis lived and worked on the streets, where he met his death, dying in 1991 at the hands of an off-duty cop in a streetfight. He was 26 years old. Director Thomas W. Campbell will be introducing the film.
Basquait doc, Downtown 81(aka New York Beat Movie) will screen directly after. The event is free, BYOB, popcorn supplied. 8pm.