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 Massilia Sound System - © Les Films d'Espigoule

Massilia Sound System

A Feature film by Christian Philibert

Produced by Films d'Espigoule (Les)

Release in France : 05/04/2017

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Production and distribution (3)

Executive Producer :

Films d'Espigoule (Les)

French distribution :

Films d'Espigoule (Les)

Co-production :

Belavox Films

Synopsis

How does an independent group, which formed thirty years ago and is largely absent from any media coverage, continue to fill venues and attract huge crowds at festivals? Why has this group outside the system, which contributed greatly to the hip hop and reggae movements in France, become a popular phenomenon? Christian Philibert followed the members of the Massilia Sound System and their loyal fans for more than a year, on stage and behind the scenes. He offers us a musical film overflowing with optimism and generosity, one that is funny, political, and deeply human. A genuine breath of fresh air.

Photos (9)

Full credits (9)

Executive Producers :

Patrick Barra, Christian Philibert

Co-producer :

Maxime Gavaudan

Sound Recordist :

Maxime Gavaudan

Music Composer :

Massilia Sound System

Sound Mixer :

Pascal Hochenedel

Screenwriter :

Christian Philibert

Director of Photography :

Patrick Barra

Editor :

Franck Littot

Grader :

Arnaud Gallinière

Technical details

Feature film

Genres :

Documentary

Production language :

French

Production country :

France

Original French-language productions :

Unknown

Production year :

2016

French release :

05/04/2017

Runtime :

1 h 38 min

Current status :

Released

Visa number :

144.397

Approval :

Color type :

Color

Audio format :

Dolby 5.1