Watched photog David LaChappelle’s documentary RIZE on krumping, a style of hip hop dancing that’s violent, expressive and the center of an alt culture in Los Angles, Long Beach and nearby areas. Given that LaChapelle is the man who shot a Lolita-like Britney for Rolling Stone, the movie is suprisingly fresh–Though it does drag on too long, the dancers’ intelligence and vitality is obvious.

Watched photog David LaChappelle’s documentary RIZE on krumping, a style of hip hop dancing that’s violent, expressive and the center of an alt culture in Los Angles, Long Beach and nearby areas. Given that LaChapelle is the man who shot a Lolita-like Britney for Rolling Stone, the movie is suprisingly fresh–Though it does drag on too long, the dancers’ intelligence and vitality is obvious.