Krush Groove Screening & Dance Party

Saturday Sep 17, 2016
4:00pmTunnelvision: DUMBO dance party
8:30pmFilm begins

The Archway
Under the Manhattan Bridge
Archway Under the Manhattan Bridge, Brooklyn, NY 11201


This Show Presented in Partnership With
Alamo Drafthouse Cinema
This event is free.

On Saturday, September 17, IFP Film Week’s Kick-Off Screening will take place at The Archway, under the Manhattan Bridge. Preceded by a dance party, IFP, Alamo Drafthouse and Rooftop Films will host a free screening of the ‘80s classic Krush Groove. The event is held in conjunction with DUMBO BID.


Krush Groove (Michael Schultz | Brooklyn, NY | 97 min.)
Based on the early days of Def Jam Recordings, up-and-coming manager Russell Walker manages all the hottest acts on the record label Krush Groove Records, which include Run-D.M.C., Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde, and Kurtis Blow, while Rick (Rubin) produces the label's records. When Run-D.M.C. has a hit record and Russell doesn't have the money to press records, he borrows money from a street hustler. At the same time, Russell and and his brother Run both compete for the heart of R&B singer Sheila E.

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