BUSK is a short, social issues and subcultural music documentary, following five musicians as they busk in the arteries of the NYC subway system––Persevering to display their talent for income, sustenance, and a means to work, the busker’s experiences are portrayed through interviews, and live performances on the subway platforms. By exploring the city’s music programs, laws, and the musicians’ passion to perform, BUSK, takes the audience below into the heart of New York to hear the real sounds of the subway system.
“CC”/SUBTITLED: Japanese (日本語), French (Français), Spanish (Español), and English.
Directed & Produced by: Ramon Nyitrai
Cinematography by: Christopher Gill
Edited by: Kristin Waterson
Assistant Edited by: Alex Brueckner-Irwin