JIMMY CLIFF in THE HARDER THEY COME at IFC Center New York
Directed by: Perry Henzell
Opens Wednesday, June 6
Restored 35mm print Revived for its 40th anniversary—and the 50th anniversary of independence—THE HARDER THEY COME features some of the greatest Jamaican music ever made. Reggae superstar Jimmy Cliff plays a rural musician who journeys to the city to seek fame and fortune. Pushed to desperate acts by shady record producers and corrupt cops, he finally achieves notoriety—as a murderous outlaw.
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“A richly textured picture… composed with a terrific eye for detail.”