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Dir. Gabin Rivoire, UK/France, 2021 89'
An exploration into the life of Laurent Garnier, one of the godfathers of house music, tracking his emergence on the music scene from the 80’s to now. Shot over the last three years, Laurent is followed across the globe, immersing us into the exceptional, yet everyday life of one of the most respected DJ’s in the world. This unique insight draws an intimate portrait of the man behind the legend, the legend behind the decks. Through Laurents own words, we travel his unique course in life. From the son of a fairground owner to becoming a Knight of the Legion of Honor, all thanks to his unparalleled passion for music. We delve into the history of the last great music revolution of the twentieth century, from the perspective of one of its pioneers: Laurent Garnier!
This is the first and only time Laurent Garnier has given permission to document his life.
Featuring Peggy Gou, Blessed Madonna, Miss Kitten, Carl Cox, Carl Craig, Richie Hawtin, Kenny Larkin, Jeff Mills, and many more.