The ambitious documentary by Noël Dernesch and Moritz Springer aims to capture the global phenomenon of “crossing borders” and document the experience of integrating into a foreign culture. Over the course of a year, the film follows two internationally acclaimed European musicians, Gentleman and Alborosie, who have found a new spiritual home in the Caribbean culture of Jamaica, and features Jamaican singer Terry Lynn, who takes the opposite musical approach to European styles.
Gentleman (alias Tilman Otto), Alborosie (alias Alberto D'Ascola), Terry Lynn, Natty, a.o.
07 / 2013
Port-au-Prince (GER), HOOK Film
Audience Award Maui Filmfestival, 2014 | Internationale Filmfestspiele Berlin, 2014 | Filmfestival Max Ophüls Preis, 2014 | International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam (IDFA), 2013 | Audience Award Zurich Film Festival, 2013