‘A Way Of Life’ Premier Screening At The Ritzy Theatre 22nd March
Followed By An Exclusive Q & A Hosted By MysDiggi With Special Guests Big Narstie, Skinnyman & Rodney P.
‘Industry Number 1’ Hip-Hop collective Screen ‘A Way Of Life’ a journey though the world of global Hip-Hop.
We a proud to announce are upcoming screening at The Ritzy Theatre Brixton followed by a Q & A hosted by MysDiggi with guests Skinnyman, Rodney P & Big Narstie.
The highly anticipated feature length documentary shot over a span of three years in 24 locations across the globe has been completed. The film covers the expansion of the most significant musical movement of modern times in full cinematic experience.
The dream child of Director and Screenwriter Shibe Alawiye & Andre Hopkin has been 5 years in the making and we are proud to announce its forthcoming premier screening in the historical Ritzy Theatre Brixton this March. Produced and shot in its entirety by the duo, each interview was meticulously organised from home base in London before traveling to the locations around the globe.
The film takes you on a journey through Hip-Hop’s cultural progression, from an underground subculture of the New York “Bronx” to some of its present day forms such as Ghanaian Hip Life and UK Grime.
Interviews include up and coming as well as established artists such as KRS One (USA), Skinnyman (UK), Jeru The Damaja (USA),Marcelo D2 (Brazil), Lord Finesse (USA) & Big Narstie (UK) illustrating their talent, background & the socio- cultural environments that influence their music.
“Hip hop is a basic attitude against oppression, the attitude that my voice isn’t being heard, and I’m going make my voice heard no matter what, that goes across all races of people, all cultures” — KRS-One (USA)
“My heart, losing my son back in the USA, made me want to teach these kids in Cambodia breakdancing” — Tuy Sobil aka KK (Cambodia)
A Way Of Life’ gives prominence to a culture that has gone beyond music, providing an accessible platform of expression for millions of people across the globe.
Countries Featured Australia / Brazil / Cambodia / Canada / Chile / Cuba / Denmark / France / Germany / Ghana / Greece / India / Israel / Japan / Malaysia / Netherlands / New Zealand / Norway / Poland / Spain / Switzerland / UK / USA
Featured Artists Big Narstie / Skinnyman / Dead Prez (M1) / Krs One / Reverie / Gavlyn / Marcelo D2 / Homeboy Sandman / Onyx / Joe Flizzow / Sona One / Brainpower / Shy Rock (Maikal X) / Felix De Luca (Verb Ink) / Emicida / Tommy Tee / Don Martin / Steffe La Cheffe / Rodney P / The Narcicyst & many more …