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MFA Film Picks

We’re highlighting some of the best films to watch from home. In celebration of “Writing the Future: Basquiat and the Hip-Hop Generation,” here are three classics from the early hip-hop era as well as a recent documentary on Jean-Michel Basquiat. Watch the trailers and get info on where to stream or rent.


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Funders of the Ruth and Carl J. Shapiro Film Program at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston