Stations of the Elevated (1980) [Short]

USA (MIFF 1981 , American Documentaries of the City)
Director: Manny Kirchheimer

New York s elevated trains are splattered with graffiti Messages like Earth is Hell", "Slave" and "Crime" reflect the lives of their young authors, the life of the poor — hopelessness prisons and neglect Graffiti trains hurtle through squalid neighborhoods and mysterious countrysides, passing landscapes filled with the debris of a decaying civilisation. Riding with them through America we begin to contemplate our own archaeological remains.

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