Planet B-boy

Planet B-boy

DVD - 2008
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Set in the international world of B-boying - the urban dance more commonly known as 'breakdancing.' Weaving between the vivid backdrops of Osaka, Paris, Seoul and Las Vegas, unforgettable images frame the intimate stories of dancers who struggle for their dreams despite being misunderstood by the larger socieity and even their own families. An American dancer in Vegas looks for his big break; a Korean son seeks his father's approval; a twelve-year-old boy in France confronts his familiy's racism. All the dancers lives collide in Germany where their skills are put to the ultimate test: the "Battle of the year" finals, with crews from 18 nations vying for the title of World Champion.
Publisher: New York, NY : Arts Alliance America, [2008]
Branch Call Number: DVD 793.3 Planet
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (95 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 4 3/4 in

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Miller1114
Sep 09, 2017

What a great documentary. It was so cool to see the innovators of b boying commenting on today's scene. I loved it.

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ohialehuadef
Oct 26, 2011

Fantastic documentary about several b-boy crews from around the world preparing for the world championships. Loved the differences between styles and cultural acceptance. Nice pacing and only wish there were a lot more extras on this DVD!

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gabrielwilliams
Sep 20, 2011

Fantastic Dance Documentary. Unbelievable talent, and an interesting look at this aspect of hip hop culture.

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Mechalinks
Aug 09, 2010

Planet Bboy shows everything that happened during the battle of the year 2005. Gamblerz crew, Last for one, and ichigeki are my favorites crews! R.I.P Ichigeki crew for breaking up, one awesome crew from Japan. awesome documentary of breakdance around the world! A bboy as myself gives it 5-stars!

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