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The Messenger Poet Show: Tough City

  • 11 mins
  • 90%
  • All Ages
  • United States of America FlagUSUnited States of America
  • 2010
  • Documentaries

"The Messenger Poet Show: High Line Segments" is a series of ten 1 minute videos of Kurt Boone a New York City Messenger telling stories through his poetry. Base on the book "Messenger Poet" by Kurt Boone and illustrations by Greg Ugalde. The videos are shot in HD in various street locations. With the poetry performances straight forward and raw. Giving the viewer a real feel of the messenger scene in New York City. The videos were directed, shot and edited by Carl Weston the producer of Videograf a video magazine of the graffiti world and a cameraman for VH1 and MTV.