Viva Loisaida - 1978

Ever wondered what LES was like back in 70's? Check out this 10 minute clip from the film Viva Loisaida.

Film narrator Tyrone breaks it down:

"New York City, in the Loisaida it's the bottom half of the Big Apple.

It's a crazy life that we live here in the Loisaida.. may be it's because we don't know any other crazy life but this one, ya dig?

Yes.. because this life is real."

Produced by Gruppe Dokumentation & Tylis Filmed by Marlis Momber

Via Flaming Pablum, Bowery Boogie & The Lo-Down.

Here are some stills from the film: