Freestyle Trailers

Original title Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme
Category Documentary, Music
UK Release Date
Production year 2000
Production Country
Directors Kevin Fitzgerald
Cast Muhammad Ali, Planet Asia, Bahamadia, Akim Funk Buddah, Eluard Burt, Myo Campbell, John Coltrane, Darkleaf, Yasiin Bey, Kirby Dominant
Distributor Revolver


A close look at the New York, San Francisco and Los Angeles hip-hop undergrounds. Through interviews with freestyle rappers, artists who improvise their lyrics and performance, the film traces the roots of freestyle rap, including its connection to improvisational jazz.