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The Connection


Experimental director [[Performer~P85190~Shirley Clarke~shirleyclarke]]'s first feature film is a no-compromise look at the dead-end world of drug addiction in Manhattan. Awaiting their next "connection", eight dopers sit in a bleak New York loft. The addicts agree to allow filmmaker [[Performer~P59196~William Redfield~williamredfield]] to shoot a documentary of their lifestyle--for a price. When their connection arrives, he suspects the filmmaker of being a narc and abruptly runs away. The film ends...more