FLASHBACK: THE HISTORY OF UK BLACK MUSIC

By Leee JOHN

UPL MEDIA GROUP - as PROD

Documentary - Post-Production 2013

“Flashback, to the days when the nights were young and we could do no wrong. Flashback, to a young and changing Britain, establishing trends and culture that shapes our world today. Discover where the UK funk and soul scene began. “

    • Year of production
    • 2013
    • Genres
    • Documentary
    • Countries
    • UNITED KINGDOM
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH
    • Budget
    • 0.3 - 0.6 M$
    • Duration
    • 120 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Leee JOHN
    • Writer(s)
    • Chris BURTON, Leee JOHN
    • Producer(s)
    • Alexandre PIOT (Flashback Film Productions Ltd), Chris BURTON (Flashback Film Productions Ltd), Leee JOHN (Flashback Film Productions Ltd)
    • Synopsis
    • Flashback is a feature length documentary film about the history of UK black music. Charting the origins of soul, funk, jazz in Britain with a main focus on the 1950's to 1990's. Flashback features interviews with many leading artists, producers, DJ's and actors. Included in the film are: Eddy Grant, Ruby Turner, Beverley Knight, Trevor Nelson, Jazzie B of Soul 2 Soul and many many more. Whilst the film centres around the music and the artists, it is also a story of being a black person in the UK at that time and delivers an interesting social commentary on the hardships hey endured.
    • Beginning of shooting
    • Jul 01, 2008
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