Kickstarter Campaign For 70's New York Set Doc 'Rubble Kings'

by Sergio
March 2, 2013 5:35 PM
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Here's an interesting documentary film on a little known or forgotten aspect of music and culture currently in development which chronicles the rise of the Rubble Kings

Directed by filmmaker Shan Nicholson he says that his film will document the  "gang culture in NYC in the 70s and its influence on the birth of hip hop. This true story shines a spotlight on an extraordinary group of young people who took it upon themselves to start a revolution. They overcame the violence on their streets and influenced the birth of the musical and cultural movement that has taken the world over!"

And the realize his film to completion Nicholson has started a Kickstarter campaign to raise $50,000 to order to complete post-production on the film.

Go HERE for the Kickstarter link and to watch a trailer of the film in progress.

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  • Rox | March 4, 2013 1:11 PMReply

    INCREDIBLE! This story needs to be told!

  • Shan Nicholson | March 4, 2013 1:09 PMReply

    Thanks for the support!

  • Gia | March 2, 2013 6:09 PMReply

    I saw this doc at the HBO International Latino Film Fest...the audience was so touched, the Q&A lasted almost 2 hours. EXTRAORDINARY STORY about the power of music and people! Deserves support!!!

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