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Spurred by the tragic death of an EVC student, this portrait of the crack and gang fueled gun violence that took such a heavy toll on inner city youth gives an inside look at one student’s daily life in one of the most violent housing projects of the times.



Hard Times In Cypress Hills

  • Film Info

    Year: 1990

    Run Time: 18:14

  • Film Festivals

    • Association of Visual Communicators, Gold CINDY Award, 1991
    • National Educational Film & Video Festival, Bronze Apple, 1991
    • LAC International Film and Video Festival, Bronze Seal, 1992


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