Few films and even, fewer documentaries about Hip Hop grace the silver screen. But earlier this year, Something From Nothing: The Art Of Rap, mingled with projectors across the U.S.
“the rapper is the last breed of professional writer who composes longhand, pen on paper…” –The Guardian
The craft. The history. The power. All these elements of the hip-hop movement are discussed with director Ice-T and the legends he interviews-Afrika Bambaataa, Eminem, Nas, Mos Def, Kanye West, Chuck D, KRS-One, Snoop Dogg, Run-DMC and Ice Cube-in this compelling and gritty feature-length documentary. [AMZ]