Asian Dreamers 2016 - ARASH IZADI

2016 | 15:35 | | Documentary |

Distressed by the fact that hip hop music is illegal in his home country of Iran, aspiring music producer Arash Izadi finally arrived in New York last year as a refugee. In the birthplace of hip hop music, his new journey has begun. He's producing a song with a local rapper. Titled The Refugee, it's close to his heart, as the melody and the beats remind him of the time he spent being a refugee. This is an NHK World TV documentary. CAMERAMAN: Robin C. Adams

Director: Miwa McCormick

Starring: Arash Izadi

Keywords: New York City, Hip hop, Iranian, Refugee, Rap Music Producer, Iran, Japanese, Documentary, Japan

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