Dark City Beneath the Beat Reviews
April 16, 2021
Puts its viewer in a position to get lost in a flurry of peak energy dance moves.
September 9, 2020
Dark City Beneath the Beat is a whole-hearted, bonafide firework of a feature that acts as a necessary reminder of how important the arts, and the communal spaces that they occupy, are to our collective social and individual spirits.
August 26, 2020
TT is an adept filmmaker with a keen eye and ear for what makes music and the souls behind it sing, and she navigates entangled strands like a seasoned veteran.
June 15, 2020
The dancing-filled with kicks and scissors and stepping so fast it sometimes looks like the film has been sped up-is electrifying.
May 31, 2020
"Why do we give all our time to streets that don't love us back?" one Baltimore resident asks. Dancing with a raised fist throughout, this superb documentary makes a case for the effort.
May 30, 2020
Dark City Beneath the Beat is as joyous and electric as the pulsing soundtrack that guides it.
March 26, 2020
In 1927, filmmaker Walter Ruttman rendered Berlin as a cinematic symphony; in 2020, TT the Artist uses her camera to remix Baltimore into a 65-minute banger.