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Born in New York, Raised in Paris

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Synopsis

Chronicling the role of music in racial expression, and unveiling the complexities of race and identity of Africans born and raised in the diaspora.
The film looks at how the hip-hop subculture born in the Bronx found resonance in France (now its biggest market outside the US), and features contributions from Chuck D as well as French rappers Mokobe, Menelik, Kery James and Ekoue of La Rumeur.

Details

Year
2018
Type of film
Features
Director
Victoria Thomas
Producer
Victoria Thomas, Severine Catelion
Co-Producer
Rokhaya Diallo, Yasmina F. Edwards
Editor
Zeb Achonu, Victoria Thomas
Screenwriter
Victoria Thomas

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Last updated 7th December 2017

Production Company

UK, France, US coproduction

Polkadot Factory (UK)

Sales
Company

Starline Entertainment
The Old Town Hall
213 Haverstock Hill
London
NW3 4QP
+44 (0)20 7998 6270
info@starlineentertainment.co.uk
http://www.starlinecontent.com