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Juice

Juice

Ernest Dickerson / US, 1992 / 96 min.

None other than hip hop legend Tupac Shakur plays the lead role in the raw urban drama Juice. Director Ernest R. Dickerson depicts the lives of four friends in the Black community of Harlem.  Their lives in the gritty New York of the early '90s is underscored by the music of celebrated rappers like Eric B. & Rakim, Salt-N-Pepa and Big Daddy Kane.

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Juice is also screened on 12 September as part of Hiphop Cinema: Big Fun in the Big Town + Juice

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Details

Director

Ernest Dickerson

Production year

1992

Country

US

Original title

Juice

Length

96 min.

Language

English

Format

DCP

Part of

Eye on Sound: POP!

Rapper Tupac Shakur, pop legend David Bowie and singer-songwriter Björk: what do they have in common and what’s their connection with Eye? Discover it in Eye on Sound: POP!, a programme on the close bond between pop music and film. With feature films, documentaries, live performances and talk shows.

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