Guerrilla Radio From Kyoto


A mini documentary I made for “Record New York“. I first met Shinya Yamada in an Izakaya restaurant in the East Village in 2013. He runs a family business making kimonos in Kyoto, Japan and was just passing through New York. As the night progressed I found out the real reason behind his visit, which was following his passion for rap music and his dream of performing in Harlem. I just had to see this, so I brought along my camera…

A RECORD NEW YORK documentary

All Music by Guerrilla Radio (Shinya Yamada)

Directed and edited by documentary filmmaker Stephan Knuesel
Cameras: Stephan Knuesel & Momo Vilaitanarak
Translations (Interviews): Yumi Kurosawa
Translations (Subtitles): Ai Tomiki
Sound Mix: J.Allen
Production: Thom Pictures, Inc.

View the #RecNY session with Guerrilla Radio:…

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