Recorded at On Air Fest, this was the first episode of Object of Sound to be captured in front of a live audience. Join Wesley and Hanif as they guide us through four of their all-time favorite Black movie soundtracks, from Do the Right Thing (1989) to Love and Basketball (2000), from Boomerang (1992) to Belly (1998).
Mentioned in this episode:
The music video for Eric B. & Rakim’s Know the Ledge
Ernest R. Dickerson's Juice (1992)
Reginald Hudlin's Boomerang (1992)
Spike Lee’s Do The Right Thing
Gina Prince-Bythewood's Love and Basketball (2000)
Hanif's piece On Warnings, in the Paris Review.
Hype Williams' Belly (1998)
The music video for Ja Rule’s Kill Them All, also directed by Hype Williams