Style Wars

The New York City urban landscape was physically transformed by graffiti artists who invented a new visual language to express both their individuality and the voice of their community. As MC's, DJ's and B-boys rock the city with new sounds and new moves we see street corner breakdance battles turn into performance art

A documentary that exposes the rich growing subculture of hip-hop that was developing in New York City in the late '70s and early '80s, specifically focusing on graffiti art and breakdancing.