The film captures the delirium and the dark side of the legendary New York disco.
‘Studio 54’ is the title of the movie directed by Matt Tyrnauer, released at the 2018’s Sundance Film Festival. The film shows the story of one of the world’s most famous clubs, ‘Studio 54’, and how it represented the New York City‘s nightlife scene in the 1970’s.
The documentary includes footage of the famous party space and interviews with both club owners, Ian Schrager and Steve Rubell, and the seminal artists who performed there. Tyrnauer re-creates the pleasure-soaked majesty, but he also demystifies the club by showing complete of how it was built, how it operated, and how it was consumed by the scandal.
‘Studio 54’ will hit theaters on June 15th, 2018. You can watch the trailer here.