CONTACT HIGH Summer Film Series at Delicious Pizza Presents
Annenberg Space for Photography’s summer screening series at the iconic hip-hop eatery Delicious Pizza, located in West Adams, continues! Come see the world premiere of It’s Yours, a feature-length documentary about how hip-hop and the internet created a musical revolution, featuring Wiz Khalifa, Lil B, Odd Future, the Internet, Fab 5 Freddy, Chuck D, Too Short, the Foreign Exchange, Action Bronson, Tef Poe, Curren$y, and more. The screening will be presented by director Marguerite de Bourgoing, who will also participate in a discussion and Q&A. Be one of the first people to see the film, enjoy a free slice of pizza, and take in the vibe with sets by Delicious Vinyl DJs before the movie.
*This event is currently sold out. As there is limited space, be sure to register early for our programs! If you haven’t already, sign up for our email updates, and check out our full list of upcoming programming.
Marguerite de Bourgoing
A graduate of Oxford University and the Sorbonne Paris IV, Marguerite de Bourgoing’s background is steeped in philosophy, art history, and cinema. She worked previously for the Cinémathèque Française in Paris, Discovery Channel in London, and with photographer Marc Riboud.
While finishing her MA in Communication and film studies at USC, she founded LA Stereo TV a multimedia production company that specialized in documenting the urban music scene in L.A. Her first film was based on that experience and aired on France Télévision in 2014. She is now turning it into a feature film.
Delicious Pizza is a hip-hop pizza shop founded in 2015 by father-son duo Fred and Travis Sutherland and Delicious Vinyl founder Mike Ross and brother Rick Ross. Located in L.A.’s West Adams neighborhood and on the iconic Sunset blvd. in Hollywood, the restaurant’s high-quality pies and golden-era hip-hop memorabilia has made it a destination for local residents and music fans alike. Tourists in Hollywood from all over the world flock to Delicious for that unique experience of music and food. Memorabilia from the golden era of hip-hop lines the walls and the speakers are always blasting something cool from the old school.
The West Adams Block Party, one of the many community events hosted by The Ross Brother’s & Delicious Pizza; has featured artists Talib Kweli, KRS-One, Doug E. Fresh, Masta Ace, Mellow Man Ace & many others, will take place this year on Sunday Sept 1, 2019.
Celebrating the photographers who have played a critical role in bringing hip-hop’s visual culture to the global stage, CONTACT HIGH: A Visual History of Hip-Hop is an inside look at the work of hip-hop photographers, as told through their most intimate diaries: their unedited contact sheets.Learn More
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