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Breath Control: The History of the Human Beatbox

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 14 min.

Plot Summary
In this documentary, members of noteworthy rap groups demonstrate and expound on "beatboxing," the use of a performer's mouth, throat and diaphragm to produce some of hip-hop's signature beats. Interviews with performers, archival footage, live performances and even animation present a history of this musical technique while explaining its evolution in economic, cultural and international terms and suggest that beatboxing has a universal appeal.


Director: Joey Garfield

Genres: Documentary

Breath Control: The History of the Human Beatbox (2002)

Release Date: November 23rd, 2002|1 hr. 14 min.

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