The man from MO'WAX

by Matthew Johns

An out of the ordinary adventure

  • Sunday, January 29th, 2017 17:30 Cinema Massimo Sala 3
  • Thursday, February 2nd, 2017 at 22.30 Cinema Massimo Sala 3

An intense documentary about the extraordinary career of James Lavelle, emblematic figure of the British music scene of the 90s, that with his historic label, Mo’Wax, has produced artists like DJ Shadow and realized records under the pseudonym of UNKLE, becoming an icon of trip-hop.

Comments of DJ Shadow, Massive Attack’s 3D, Futura, Ian Brown, Grandmaster Flash and Joshua Homme.

Director Matthew Johns
109min – UK – 2016 – o.v. sub ita
Genre: Documentary

Matthew Johns, is a director and producer from London, he co-founded the production company Capture with which he realized TV/cinema adverts and interactive digital content for Sky, Nike, Jameson, ICA and Picturehouse Cinemas.

His short films, Hawk, Gin & Dry, The Girl in The Dress (as producer) and Kiling Thyme, have participated in various festivals in the UK including the Short London Film Festival, and the Foyle Film Festival, winning several awards.

The Man From Mo’Wax is his first feature film.