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SHORTS IN COMPETITION: DOCUMENTARY

WHITE LINES & THE FEVER: THE DEATH OF DJ JUNEBUG

Directed by Travis Senger
SHORT DOCUMENTARY 27 Minutes New York Premiere
FILM GUIDE WHITE LINES & THE FEVER: THE DEATH OF DJ JUNEBUG

This is the story of Junebug's double life as a DJ and drug dealer. Recalling the Bronx in the early 1980s, this documentary explores the old-school days of hip-hop and the dangerous underworld at the legendary Disco Fever. Never-before-seen footage and interviews with Kurtis Blow, DJ Hollywood, and Sal Abbatiello tell the tragic story of one of the greatest DJs ever.

Documentary, Music
About the Director(s)
Travis Senger has written and directed a number of projects for stage and screen, including art installations, music videos, and short films. His recent work has appeared at the South by Southwest Film Festival, Seattle International Film Festival, and on MTV2. He is currently working on a feature narrative.
Special Note

Winner of Best Documentary Short.


Film Info
  • Section:
    Shorts in Competition: Documentary
  • Year:
    2010
  • Length:
    27 minutes
  • Language:
    English
  • Country:
    USA
  • Premiere:
    New York
  • Connect:
Cast & Credits
  • Primary Cast:
    DJ Hollywood, Kurtis Blow, Disco Bee, Sal Abbatiello, Sweet Gee, Vernice Barnes, Nydrin Barnes
  • Director:
    Travis Senger
  • Screenwriter:
    Travis Senger, Mark Skillz
  • Producer:
    Michael J. Mouncer
  • Editor:
    Michelle Witten
  • Director of Photography:
    Sean Porter
  • Production Designer:
    Lucas Senger

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