Natalia Paruz reveals the moment that changed her life and how she came to be known as the "Saw Lady" to millions of New York subway riders.
Official Selection 2008 Hot Docs International Film Festival
Official Selection 2008 Dokufest International Film Festival
Official Selection 2008 Detroit Docs International Film Festival
Official Selection 2009 Big Sky Documentary Film Festival
a mostly musical, mostly subterranean look at the last year in the city. it starts with the good luck of catching the express across the platform and ends with the saw lady of union square and in between is blues and jazz and vibes, subway breakdancers and a banjo-playing beaver.
over 50 video snaptshots of new york city drawn into one special compilation.
Playing For Pocket Change: Episode 4
Natalia "Saw Lady" Paruz
Created by Mark Cersosimo and Michael A. Capasso
Playing For Pocket Change is a series featuring musicians playing on the streets and in the subways of New York City. Often overlooked and ignored, we find out exactly who these people are and what makes them want perform in what is arguably the world's strangest venue.