TURF NATIONDirected by Jun Bae
This film is only available to viewers in Southern California (excluding San Diego County) from October 1, 2020 at 12pm PT to October 31, 2020 at 11:59pm PT. Click here to watch the film on Eventive.
Turfing is an Oakland-born dance form that combines roots in gang culture with elements of tutting, gliding, and bone breaking. TURN NATION follows street dancers who perform on BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit) trains, as they pave their own paths towards freedom and independence.
Director: Jun Bae
Cast: Philip Mays, Donald Brooks, Denzel Harris, Raphael Jackson, Carvel Crane
Colorist: Robert Arnold
Sound Mix: Matt Tammariello
Sound Recording: Dinesh Sabu
Legal Advice: George Rush
Movements in rhythm, mass, body, and life. This program is composed of a mosaic mix of short films that embodies the spirit of music and motion. — Joel Quizon