Syd & Lex review 'Day of Joy' starring Greg Davis Jr and Lex Scott Davis. Syd has a soft spot for this NYC romance. But Lex has some thoughts on Manic Pixie Dream Girls.
Day of Joy
Jimmy, a struggling young artist in Brooklyn, meets Joy, an aspiring model visiting New York for an audition. A day of unexpected romance uplifts them both in an ode to pursuing dreams and the undying magic of NYC.
60sec Summary - 2:34
General Thoughts (Spoiler-free) - 7:12
Plot Walkthrough (Spoilers) - 10:30
Awards - 43:09
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The New Chitlin Circuit is the only podcast dedicated solely to highlighting Black, independent film. Every Monday, Syd and Lex review a Black indie, low-budget, or direct-to-tv movie. Some weeks the hosts dig into an edgy Hood-drama on Tubi. Other weeks, Syd and Lex dive into meditative, arthouse films. But every week, it's Black Indies Only.