Legendary Cyphers: A 360 Documentary by Solenne Tadros, Omotola Omolayole and Alex Gerald
Every Friday night from May through November in Union Square, seasoned MCs come together with first-time writers and passerby from around the world to celebrate hip hop in its most organic form: the freestyle cypher. Once the beat drops, the rhymes literally don’t stop. From the middle of the circle to the crew’s favorite 24-hour pizza joint, experience the energy for yourself in this raw 360-degree documentary.
This short film was nominated for 'Best Documentary' at the Hip Hop Film Festival NYC, 2017 and featured at the Urban Films Festival in Paris, 2017