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Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child

Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Filmmaker Tamra Davis discusses her film “Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child,” about the dramatic rise and fall of her late friend, the painter Jean-Michel Basquiat, who died of a heroin overdose when he was just 25 and at the height of his career. Davis details the mysteries that surround this charismatic, talented painter whose rollercoaster life reflected the downtown scene he seemed to embody. “Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child” opens July 21 at Film Forum.

Guests:

Tamra Davis

Comments [3]

Taher from Croton on Hudson

After this movie the prices of JMB should even go higher. Really very superficial, sounds like “ I remember and love him.”

Jul. 21 2010 01:29 PM
Taher from Croton on Hudson

After this movie the prices of JMB should even go higher. Really very superficial, sounds like “ I remember and love him.”

Jul. 21 2010 01:28 PM
Brian from Greenpoint

Did THE Henry Flynt take the pics of Bas's tags?

Jul. 21 2010 01:19 PM

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