Baz Luhrmann Bringing 1970s New York City Series To Netflix

February 6, 2015 12:21 PM

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Baz Luhrmann Bringing 1970s New York City Series To Netflix

In the 70s, New York City was near bankruptcy, violent and seemed like a lost cause. One thing that was in abundance during that the time in NYC was creativity. That’s the New York that is the basis of Baz Luhrmann’s “The Get Down”, his new drama coming to Netflix that focuses on the music that came from that era.

Luhrmann’s story is told through a group of young South Bronx artists and the emergence of the punk, hip hop and disco scenes that were born out of a city that looked destined to crumble. Baz Luhrmann who directed “Moulin Rouge”, “Romeo and Juliet” and “The Great Gatsby” brings his unique perspectiv...

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