COPING WITH BABYLON (2004)
Documentary featuring interviews with Mutabaruka, Luciano, Half Pint, Morgan Heritage, Freddie McGregor, Elephant Man and Beenie Man.
COPING WITH BABYLON reveals the contemporary Rastafarian worldview as interpreted by some of the most prominent followers of His Imperial Majesty, Haile Selassie I. The film features interviews with Rastafari-inspired recording artists Mutabaruka, Luciano, Half Pint, Morgan Heritage, Freddie McGregor, Elephant Man, and Beenie Man. These artists represent the legacy of their musical forefathers - Bob Marley, Peter Tosh, and Dennis Brown among many others - and sing contemporary versions of Rastafarians' renowned anthems against Babylon. COPING WITH BABYLON brings to life the prophecies of Rastafarian visionaries through these modern revolutionaries.