"Even though we didn't have any evidence, we were completely convinced we were doing the right thing, and that everybody else was full of shit." That's what now-legendary artist Robert Irwin says of the early days of L.A.'s contemporary art scene, remembered vividly in Morgan Neville's fun, fast-paced, jazz-and-testosterone-fueled new documentary, The Cool School. Everybody's in there, and there's even a black-and-white, Broadway Danny Rose–style reunion of the old guys—Irwin, Craig Kauffman, Ken Price, et al. (Northwest Film Forum, 1515 12th Ave, 329-2629. 7:15 and 9:15 pm, $5–$8.50, Feb 22–28.)

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