African underground [videorecording] : democracy in Dakar / produced by Nomadic Wax and Sol Productions ; Nomadic Wax and Sol Productions present ; an African Underground project ; directed by Ben Herson, Magee McIlvaine, and Christopher Moore ; executive producer, Ben Herson.
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- 1 copy at Berklee College of Music.
0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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|Media Center||DVD 4046||37684001067277||Media Center Desk||Available||-|
- Physical Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 69 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
- Publisher: [Brooklyn, N.Y.] : Notable Productions, c2008.
|General Note:|| DVD.
"Filmed on location in Dakar, Senegal."-- feature.
Special features: Democracy in Paris trailer (2 min.); Nomadic Max featurette (4 min.).
|Creation/Production Credits Note:|| Cinematography, Magee McIlvaine, Christopher Moore ; editor, Magee McIlvaine ; music by Dan Cantor, Ben Herson ; music produced by Nomadic Wax and Notable Productions.
|Participant or Performer Note:|| Featured interviewees: Keyti, Gaston, Rose Skelton ... [et al.].
|Summary, etc.:|| "A ground-breaking documentary film about hip-hop, youth and politics in Dakar Senegal. The film follows rappers, DJs, journalists, professors and people on the street at the time before, during, and after the controversial 2007 presidential election in Senegal and examines hip-hop's role on the political process. Originally shot as a seven-part documentary mini-series released via the internet, the documentary bridges the gap between hip-hop activism, video journalism and documentary film and explores and explores the role of youth and musical activism on the political process."--Container.
|System Details Note:|| DVD.
|Language Note:|| In English, French and Wolof with English subtitles.
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