This documentary delves into the world of a group of edgy New York artists who have had a massive impact on the culture at large. Starting in the 1990s, this group found its origins on the fringe--in skateboarding, graffiti, punk, and hip hop--and turned their creativity to various kinds of art, including painting and filmmaking. BEAUTIFUL LOSERS highlights the lives and work of 11 artists, including Mike Mills and Harmony Korine. BEAUTIFUL LOSERS celebrates the spirit behind one of the most influential cultural moments of a generation In the early 1990's a loose-knit group of likeminded outsiders found common ground at a little NYC storefront gallery. Rooted in the DIY (do-it-yourself) subcultures of skateboarding, surf, punk, hip-hop & graffiti, they made art that reflected the lifestyles they led. Starring Ed Templeton who skated pro for New Skateboards winning awards all over the world, Harmony Korine who wrote the cult favorite Kids and Mike Mills who designed album covers for The Beastie Boys, Beck, Sonic Youth. Also starring Barry McGee, Chris Johanson, Geoff McFetridge, Jo Jackson, Margaret Kilgallen, Stephen Powers, Thomas Campbell and Shepard Fairey.