Young Rebels
Young Rebels (2005)

It's often said that music is a universal language, and one can similarly say hip-hop has become the dialect of youth culture around the world, with the music and style showing its impact in the United Kingdom, Europe, Japan, the… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: March 3, 2005
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V.A. Musetto
New York Post

A labor of love, Young Rebels is essential viewing for anyone who wants to stay ahead of the hip-hop curve.

Robert Christgau
Village Voice

They clearly don't come from anywhere. They come from a Cuba as confused and contradictory as they are.

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Ronnie Scheib

Affably ambling pic is particularly strong in examining the economics of rap.

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David Sterritt
Christian Science Monitor

An eye-opening movie, both socially and politically.

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Dana Stevens
New York Times

This short documentary is essential viewing for anyone interested in rap music, free speech issues or the youth culture of contemporary Cuba.

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Ed Gonzalez
Slant Magazine

Feels like a lecture you'd expect to hear at a liberal arts college.

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