Sunday Flick: Hit Me With Music – A Documentary On Dancehall

Sunday Flick: Hit Me With Music – A Documentary On Dancehall

Dancehall student can’t miss out the fascinating realities of Jamaica’s musical experience told and described in  the acclaimed film, Hit Me With Music. Released in 2012, the 74-minute Hit Me With Music is directed by Barcelona-born Miquel Galofré and is cleared for audiences 16 years and over. This documentary explores the various facets of Dancehall culture, [...]

Jamaican Movie Kingston Paradise

Jamaican Movie Kingston Paradise

In desperate, chaotic and violent inner-city Kingston there are few choices for the youth. Kingston Paradise, from Jamaican director Mary Wells is a short movie that was completed n 2009 and premiered and launched in 2010. Shot entirely on locations in downtown Kingston, the production is pioneering new grounds since this is  Jamaica’s first noir [...]

Jamaican Movie Ghett’a Life

Jamaican Movie Ghett’a Life

Another very cool Jamaican flick. Ghett ‘a Life is an action drama movie set in a politically turbulent Kingston. Jamaica’s love affair with boxing reignites in this flick mixed with Jamaican political turbolence.< Ghett’a Life won the Best Pitch Award at this year’s Cannes Film Festival in France,is written, produced and directed by Chris Browne [...]

RISE UP A MOVIE ABOUT DANCEHALL MUSIC

RISE UP A MOVIE ABOUT DANCEHALL MUSIC

Rise Up is a  movie/documentary written & directed by Luciano Blotta an independent Argentinian filmmaker. Rise Up it’s a journey to the heart of Jamaica.The movie  showcases  and tells the story of Jamaica’s underground music focusing on the struggles, the dreams and  the aspirations of three young artists. The movie RiseUp features artist Turbulence, a charismatic [...]