I Love Hip Hop in Morocco

  • I Love Hip Hop in Morocco
Genre : Musical
Type : Documentary
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Principal country concerned : Column : Cinema/tv
Year of production : 2008
Format : Feature
Running time : 90 (in minutes)

A feature-length documentary following a group of young Moroccan Hip Hop artists pursuing their dream of staging Morocco's first ever Hip Hop Festival. The film documents their struggle to overcome the strong resistance they meet up with, as well as their initiative in raising the necessary funds to achieve their, seemingly impossible, goal. Viewers are taken on a journey where they get acquainted with the self-motivated Hip Hop artists on a personal level.

Directed by: Jennifer Needleman, Joshua Asen

United States / Morocco / 2007 / 90 mins / Video / Moroccan Arabic, French, English ST

Co-Presented with the African Film Festival


  • Arterial network
  • Media, Sports and Entertainment Group (MSE)
  • Gens de la Caraïbe
  • Groupe 30 Afrique
  • Alliance Française VANUATU
  • Zimbabwe : Culture Fund Of Zimbabwe Trust
  • RDC : Groupe TACCEMS
  • Rwanda : Positive Production
  • Togo : Kadam Kadam
  • Niger : ONG Culture Art Humanité
  • Collectif 2004 Images
  • Africultures Burkina-Faso
  • Bénincultures / Editions Plurielles
  • Africiné
  • Afrilivres

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