TRAILER: Dancehall documentary “Hit Me With Music” feature at Trinidad’s WeBeat Festival

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Dancehall documentary Hit Me With Music which gained raved reviews last year at North American and European film festivals, will be featured at Trinidad and Tobago’s annual WeBeat Festival from June 2-7th.

The film which was directed by Spanish filmmaker, Miquel Galofre, is a part of the Trinidad and Tobago Film Festival as well as the BPTT Community Cinergy series of film screenings.

Hit Me With Music features a plethora of popular dancehall acts such as Yellowman, Mavado, Vybz Kartel, Elephant Man and the late dance master, Bogle.

Galofore also explores various facets of dancehall culture, including feuds between leading artistes, skin bleaching and the controversial daggering dance.

Check out the Hit Me With Music trailer below:

Hit Me With Music won the People’s Choice Award and also Best Documentary at the 2011 Trinidad & Tobago Film Festival.

 

 

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