HISTORY LESSON: “Louis,” director Dan Pritzker’s 2010 silent film—yep, you read that right—is based on the early life of Louis Armstrong, against the backdrop of the bordellos, alleys and cemeteries of 1900s
MIXED MEDIA: When he’s not maneuvering a bunch of communally-dreaming bodies through zero gravity, Joseph Gordon-Levitt runs hitRECord, an open collaborative production company that turns out nifty works that you can sometimes see on the website of the same name. But tonight, you can see the fruits of hitRECord’s varied collabo-labors as J G-L curates curates and hosts short films, live entertainment and more in hitRECord’s Summer in the City event at Pianos. .
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