Laws of Gravity

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Laws of Gravity ★★★ 1992 (R)

Critically acclaimed debut film from 29-year-old writer/director Gomez is a three day slice of life set in Brooklyn. Hotheaded Jon (Trese) and married friend Jimmy (Greene) channel violent energy into their relationships and illegal activities. Camera follows “cinema verite” style and captures urban tension as it trails them through a gun heist and subsequent arrest. 100m/C VHS . Peter Greene, Edie Falco, Adam Trese, Arabella Field, Paul Schulze; D: Nick Gomez; W: Nick Gomez; C: Jean De Segonzac.

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