Josh and Benny Safdie

Josh and Benny Safdie

5 Episodes

Get to know the siblings whose films have captured the frenetic pulse of New York’s city streets. An original documentary featuring footage from the making of their thriller GOOD TIME, along with several of the brothers’ early shorts.

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Josh and Benny Safdie
  • Josh and Benny Safdie

    Episode 1

    Get to know the siblings whose films have captured the frenetic pulse of New York’s city streets. An original documentary featuring footage from the making of their new thriller, GOOD TIME, along with several of the brothers’ early shorts.

  • We're Going to the Zoo

    Episode 2

    Directed by Josh Safdie • 2006 • United States

    Two siblings accidentally pick up a hitchhiker on their way to the zoo.

  • The Acquaintances of a Lonely John

    Episode 3

    Directed by Benny Safdie • 2008 • United States

    John lives his life alone trying to connect with anything or anyone he can. Sometimes it is hard to tell the difference between hysterical crying and hysterical laughter.

  • John's Gone

    Episode 4

    Directed by Josh Safdie and Benny Safdie • 2010 • United States

    JOHN'S GONE is a fever dream comedy. John sells things online, cheats off dollar stores, needs friends but settles for strangers, has roaches.

  • The Black Balloon

    Episode 5

    Directed by Josh Safdie and Benny Safdie • 2012 • United States

    The black balloon, an alien in a crowded land, searches for some semblance of companionship after losing all of its friends.