If you are in NYC you should come out these rare screenings of the 70’s documentaries Ain’t Gonna Eat My Mind (dir. Tony Batten, 1972) and 80 Blocks from Tiffany’s (dir. Gary Weiss, 1979) depicting the Ghetto Brothers and Savage Skulls– legendary gangs that originated in the South Bronx.
Friday, April 25th, 7:30pm:
Special Guest Benjy Melendez, founder of the Ghetto Brothers presents Ain’t Gonna East My Mind & 80 Blocks from Tiffany’s
Saturday, April 26th:
The 51st State, 7pm
Original TV program featuring Ain’t Gonna East My Mind and studio debate with Benjy Melendez and filmmaker Tony Batten
80 Blocks from Tiffany’s, 8:30pm
Sunday, April 27th, 7:30:
Special Guest Filipe “Blackie” Mercado, former president of the Savage Skulls presents 80 Blocks from Tiffany’s & Benjy Melendez presents Ain’t Gonna Eat My Mind
343 Lenox Ave./Malcolm X Blvd.
Between 127th and 128th Streets
$7 Suggested Admission (Limited Seating Available)
Box office opens 1 hour before showtime