WILD STYLE – Dir. by Charlie Ahearn (1983)

Wild Style is a 1983 American hip hop film directed and produced by Charlie Ahearn. Regarded as the first hip hop motion picture, it includes appearances by seminal figures such as Fab Five Freddy, Lee Quiñones, Lady Pink, The Rock Steady Crew, The Cold Crush Brothers, Queen Lisa Lee of Zulu Nation, Grandmaster Flash and ZEPHYR.

L’histoire se déroule dans le Bronx à New York. Le film raconte les débuts de la culture hip-hop en abordant tous les aspects, la danse (smurf, break dance), le rap, et le graffiti. Réalisateur : Charlie Ahearn

Wild Style was shot in 1981, completed in 1982, and released theatrically in 1983. The film was later released on home video by Rhino Home Video in 1997. In 2007, it was released on DVD for the 25th anniversary. A 30th anniversary collector’s edition was released on Blu-ray in 2012.