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The Blank Generation (1976), directed by Amos Poe and Ivan Král

Read about The Blank Generation, directed by Amos Poe and Ivan Král; No. 89 on our list of the 100 best New York movies.

New York movies: The Blank Generation (1976)

The definitive visual document of the early CBGB scene, Amos Poe and Ivan Král’s out-of-sync home movie captures a who’s who of NYC musical royalty—Tom Verlaine, David Byrne, the Ramones—as they plant the seeds of punk rock. It’s a perfect encapsulation of the moment when downtown found its sound: rough, raw and revolutionary.—David Fear

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