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Nas: Time Is Illmatic

IMDB rating
7.4
Quality
SD
Year:
2014
Audio:
English
Subtitles:
-
Runtime:
72 Min
Age Rating:
12
Year:
2014
Country:
USA
NAS: TIME IS ILLMATIC is a feature length documentary film that delves deep into the making of Nas' 1994 famous debut album, Illmatic, and the social conditions that influenced its creation. The film takes us to the heart of his creative process - twenty years after the release . Returning to his childhood home in Queensbridge, Nas shares stories of his upbringing, his influences from the music of his jazz musician father Olu Dara to the burgeoning hip-hop scene in New York City and the obstacles he faced before his major label signing at age 20. Featuring interviews with his producers such as Large Professor, Pete Rock, Q-Tip, L.E.S., and DJ Premier and musical peers including Pharrell Williams and Alicia Keys, NAS: TIME IS ILLMATIC.
Cast & Crew
Director
One9
Producer
One9, Erik Parker, Tuma Basa, Ann Bennett, Martha Diaz, Eric Rigaud, Charles Roberson, Anthony Saleh
Cast
Nas, Alicia Keys, Busta Rhymes, Q-Tip, Pete Rock, Fab 5 Freddy
Writer
Erik Parker
Music
Brian Satz
Director of photography
Frank Larson