Sound System

France | 2017 | 60 min
French
Graphic creation: Alexander Wise
Sound mixing: Thomas Musso
Editing: Jean-baptiste Séjourné
 

Synopsis

Presented in partnership with FIG55 Productions and Rakoon studio

Sound System, a ARTE web series

This diverse web series of 10 episodes reveals how Jamaican DJ streetcars have become one of the pillars of globalized street culture. From its beginnings with the toasters and the legendary reggae sound men, to its influence in Trinidad and Tobago to Brazil via New York and London, the story of sound system is told in this rich and captivating journey enhanced with extraordinary archives.

Directors

Sébastien Carayol Et Katie Callan

Katie Callan and Sébastien Carayol are two director and DP crew based in Los Angeles, USA, and Marseille, France. They produce their own documentaries, focusing on cultural and artistic documentaries, but provide also filming services for television and documentary projects.
Filmography | The Myth Lab (2016) ; Mamo-ïto (2015) ; I [art] MARFA (2014) ; Tracks (2013) ; Skateboard Concerto (2013) ; Entrée Libre (2011-2013) ; Fées des Bious (2011).

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