GI, Costello and Willa Lee are street poets, hip-hop artists, rappers and song-writers from Dublin’sNorthside. Through their words and music they have found a way of expressing themselves and inspiring others to achieve the same. Claire Dix’s documentary, shot elegantly in black and white, is a film about music, redemption and the struggle to find and articulate meaning in an often chaotic world.
Performer James Costello will introduce this screening.
Age Recommendation 15+
Are you into Hip-Hop, song-writing or beat-making? If so, then you’ll love this! Join James Costello (Broken Song, Workin’ Class Records) & Moschops (DJ) after the film for this hands-on, energetic music workshop. Participants will have an opportunity to develop their song-writing skills and create and record their own beats with two of the most talented Hip-Hop artists in the country.
Please note: the workshop will be held after the screening in the IFI. Booking essential through IFIEducation on 01 679 firstname.lastname@example.org. Open to individual students. Film and workshop €8 perstudent. Workshop limited to 12 places.
areas of learning:Music, Irish Film, Self Expression, Creativity.
Screening as part of the 2014 Spring/Summer IFI School’s programme.