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Title Business as usual [videorecording] : the exploitation of hip hop / 20/20 Multimedia Inc. and Janeff Entertainment Inc. ; produced by Jeff Dillard ; directors, Jeff Dillard, Frank Pinnock.

Publication Info. [Los Angeles, CA] : Seminal Films, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Hastings Branch DVD    781.649 BUS    Available
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch DVD    781.649 BUS    Available
Description 1 videodisc (59 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
digital optical rda
video file DVD video rda
System Details DVD, widescreen presentation.
Note Title from web page.
Performer Narrator, Mekhi Phifer; Interviewees, Kanye West, KRS-One, DMC, Dead Prez, Lil Scrappy.
Summary A feature-length documentary that asks the question: Is hip-hop the problem or is it the solution? Has hip-hop been exploited for economic gain? Who is controlling the systems and influencing the youth? Who is really making the money?
Subject Rap (Music) -- Economic aspects.
Rap musicians -- United States -- Interviews.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Feature films.
Nonfiction films.
Added Author Phifer, Mekhi, 1975- narrator.
West, Kanye, interviewee.
KRS-One (Musician), interviewee.
DMC (Musician), interviewee.
Pinnock, Frank, film director.
Dead Prez, interviewee.
Lil' Scrappy, interviewee.
Dillard, Jeff, film producer, film director.
Seminal Films (Firm), production company.
20/20 Multimedia, Inc.
Janeff Entertainment, Inc.
Standard No. 857063005127

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