is a documentary that profiles four New Yorkers to the soundtrack of Holy Ghost!'s Crime Cutz EP. Each subject is invited subject to interpret a song in their unique style, showcasing these individuals as both subject and collaborator, blurring the line between documentary and music video.
Screening with Tribeca N.O.W. Showcase: Short FormAbout the Creator(s)Ben Fries
is an award-winning director, producer, and composer from New York City. He has directed more than 20 music videos for bands, including Holy Ghost! and Danny Brown, and has composed music for films such as The Search for General Tso
, The City Dark
, and The Most Unknown
Alden Fitzpatrick Nusser
is a native Manhattanite who got his start directing short documentaries for news outlets, including the New York Times, the New Yorker
, and HBO. He is now developing several projects; among them is a samurai flick set in the tropics and a documentary-opera about a plastic surgery-obsessed grande-dame.