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Hit Me With Music

Jamaican dancehall fascinates the world with its irresistible beats and raw, controversial lyrics. This documentary explores the roots of this unruly offspring of reggae, featuring pioneers Yellowman and the late Bogle, Elephant Man, the Gully and Gaza gods, Mavado and Vybz Kartel, and some of the current issues: warring artists, skin-bleaching and “daggering”.

Hit Me With Music (2011)

Region:

Jamaica

Language:

English, Jamaican Creole with English Subtitles

Rating:

GA

Director(s):

Miquel Galofre


Miquel Galofre

Miquel Galofre

Barcelona-born Miquel Galofré has over 20 years’ experience as a cameraman, editor and director in the Spanish television industry. In 2007 he made his first film, the award-winning short Gua! Pa! His first documentary, Why do Jamaicans Run so Fast? was screened at the ttff/10.

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