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Watch 'America' - Provocative Short Film About Black Painter Navigating NYC Art Scene

Shadow and Act By Courtney | Shadow and Act January 13, 2013 at 6:03PM

From the archives of NY-based filmmaker Ed DuRante whose work has been highlighted on this site in the past - most recently, Tambay's enthusiastic write-up of Ed's last feature film, Jake Gets Paid a couple of years ago.
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America

From the archives of NY-based filmmaker Ed DuRante whose work has been highlighted on this site in the past - most recently, Tambay's enthusiastic write-up of Ed's last feature film, Jake Gets Paid a couple of years ago.

A 2001 thought-provoking short film Ed recently uploaded to YouTube and shared on Twitter, titled America.

Description: 

A glimpse at the New York City art scene, where sex and money are more important than a Black painter's talent.

Watch the 8 1/2-minute short film below:


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