For the Love of Reggae Documentary

by For the Love of Reggae in London, Greater London, United Kingdom

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For the Love of Reggae is a documentary into the evolution of reggae music back from Ska, Rocksteady, and Lovers Rock of 60s, 70s, 80s on.

by For the Love of Reggae in London, Greater London, United Kingdom

For the Love of Reggae is the creation of Marcia Deans, Marcia is a pioneering figure in the reggae industry and has amassed footage from the burgeoening days of the artists famed for originating the music the world has come to hold universally so dearly. 

This footage includes unseen footage of artists including Prince Buster, who is widely acknowledged as the genre's original father, more recent and also present day footage from interviews with these artists, who having been at the fore of the scene before the internet and social media existed, have long since been gone to their fans but never forgotten to hte world many to the point that they were thought to be dead.

Marcia has hundreds of the Reggae musics biggest legends from the era who are waiting to participate in the documentary and want to share their experiences throughout the era first hand, dispelling many a myth surrounding the superstars and their lives, the reggae industry and the headlines from the times and the personal truths of these long-time seen artists experiences.

Marcia's production team comprises of film industry professionals of the highest order, several having worked on movies and documentaries including Oscar-winning Hollywood movies such as Gladiator.

Marcia has been invited to Cannes next year having visited the film festival recently this earlier this year. Marcia has been invited to air the trailer for For the Love of Reggae at several film festivals including the Austrian Film Festival August 2024 and Rototom Sunsplash 2025 all from her personal love of reggae and for people and dedication to preserving the history of Reggae music authentically.

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