Noise Pop Film Festival 2009 — Incarcerated Guitar Cases: Johnny Cash at Folsom Prison at the Roxie

Words by: Ben Richardson The crowd outside the Roxie Theater was teeming Wednesday night, awaiting the kick-off of the Noise Pop Film Festival and the presentation of Johnny Cash at Folsom Prison, a documentary by director Bestor Cram. A line of graying hipsters, professionals in Converse, and eager Cash fans stretched down 16th street, jostling with confused theater patrons trying to winnow their way into Bloods and Crips, the Roxy's other movie involving musicians and jail. Seating was at a premium inside, but everybody was comfortably ensconced by the time the event began in earnest with a short video from [...]

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