The first episode in a series of portraits on the pioneers of working class hip-hop.
Boots Riley, frontman of Oakland, CA's politically radical hip-hop group, “The Coup”, takes us on a drive through Oakland, and reflects on his music, his future, and his relentless revolt against capitalism.
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Director: Mohammad Gorjestani
Producer: Malcolm Pullinger
Director of Photography: Mike Gioulakis
Editor: Malcolm Pullinger
Sound: Max Hirtenstein
Sound Design/Mix: 3 Volt Sound
Associate Producer: Pedro Javier Hill
Production Assistant: Reza Tabesh