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FRENCH GAME, from Hip Hop to Pop, a history of French Rap music

A 11x7' series directed by Jean-François Tatin, written by Jean-François Tatin, Azzedine Fall and Guillaume Fédou

Synopsis

A chronological, themed history of French Rap music, told through a 11-track playlist, emblematic titles from 1990 to this day.
Each episode ends with an original cover by a French emerging artist or rapper.
After FRENCH TOUCH about the history of French electronic music, FRENCH GAME is completing the collection.
Original soundtrack by Lewis OfMan.

Broadcast

April 8th, 2019 on arte.tv/frenchgame

Partners

Arte, Sacem, CNC, Institut Français

Technical film summary

Directed by : Jean-François Tatin

Written by : Jean-François Tatin
, Azzedine Fall, Guillaume Fédou
Original soundtrack : Lewis OfMan
Editing : Lola Margrain
Voice : Sophie Marchand
Sound : Marc Parazon & Marie-Clotilde Chéry
Image : Jean-François Tatin & Raphaëlle Gosse-Gardet
Production : SILEX FILMS / 
Priscilla Bertin – Judith Nora

Co-production : ARTE France
Length : Series 11×7'

Casting

THE 11 EPISODES

1/ PUBLIC ENEMY
"Le monde de demain" - NTM (1990)
Cover by ION

2/ RADIO STAR
"Bouge de là" - Mc Solaar (1990)
Cover by Emile

3/ THE GREAT YEAR
"Les bidons veulent le guidon" - Time Bomb (1995)
Cover by Les Tontons Flingueurs

4/ TOP OF THE POPS
"Viens voir le docteur" - Doc Gyneco (1996)
Cover by Clara Cappagli

5/ MARSEILLES PLANET
"Demain c'est loin" - IAM (1997)
Cover by N.I.C (Numbers)

6/ PEACEFUL FIGHTING
"Peur noire" - Oxmo Puccino (1998)
Cover by Jazzy Bazz

7/ ELECTRO RAP
"Dans le club" - TTC (2004)
Cover by Zuukou & Loveni

8/ AMERICAN DREAM
"Boulbi" - Booba (2006)
Cover by Sama' سماء

9/ GIRLS GAME
"Pas à vendre" - Casey (2006)
Cover by Le Juiice

10/ THE PROVINCES
"Bloqués" - Casseurs Flowters (2013)
Cover by Nelick

11/ SOUND CLOUD
"Autotune" - Damso (2016)
Cover by The Pirouettes