BAFTA qualifying documentary, Edek follows an 85 year old Holocaust survivor named Janine and a young American rapper named Kapoo collaborate to deliver a Hip Hop message to the youth of the world. A poignant and uniquely challenging fusion of prose, music and rap. For the first time, one of the world’s darkest stories is told in an entirely new way.
Now 86, Janine Webber has dedicated her life to telling her own unique story of the Holocaust. With the short film Edek, she is adding another chapter in a way that has never been seen before.
Born in Connecticut USA, Kapoo is one of a new generation of urban Hip-hop artists. Faced with his own childhood challenges, he now collaborates on Edek to bring his own individual style to help pass a crucial message to the youth of the world.
Written and directed by Malcolm Green, executively produced by Marc Cave and produced by Mini Productions’ Sara Huxley, Edek is brought to you by Green Cave People.