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Video: ‘The Culture’ (A Chicago Based Hip Hop Documentary)

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Chiraq has been known for the violence and such, but in a new documentary from Lyrical Lemonade they try to paint a different picture. Filmmaker Cole Bennett takes us on a journey on this raw 50-minute piece to focus on the upcoming rappers in Chicago trying to make a way in the Hip Hop game.

This film is to show you the versatility of Chicago as it is a city that truly cannot be pinpointed when it comes to genre of hip hop. You will se different perspectives of the city throughout The Culture, yet everyone is chasing the same dream. Although violence is an aspect of Chicago that you cannot be ignorant to, this city is way more than just that. This film intentionally has no narration for the reason that narrations are intended to mold a perspective – this is for you to form your own.

Take a look below.