Film Blog

ONE LOVE - iTunes Launch on 22nd October 2012

posted by the hanging out team - Friday, October 19, 2012

The Hanging Out Team would like to bring your attention to the film One Love, soon to be released on iTunes, produced by Yvonne Deutschman: co-directer of the Hanging Out Documentary.

To mark the 50th Anniversary of Jamaica’s independence, One Love, directed by Rick Elgood and Don Letts (The Clash, Dancehall Queen), starring Ky-mani Marley (Shottas), Cherine Anderson (Dancehall Queen) and Idris Elba (Prometheus, The Wire) will be available online for the first time in the UK & Ireland. Filmed entirely on location in Jamaica, One Love tells the powerful story of forbidden love between a Rastafarian songwriter (Marley) and a young Christian gospel singer (Anderson) that incurs the jealousy and revenge of her fiancé (Elba).

One Love's universal appeal lies with the film’s underlying theme of ‘the power of love and music to overcome religious and cultural differences’. The visually stunning locations capture the breathtaking landscape of rural Jamaica with a delightful, uplifting script by the late legendary Jamaican writer Trevor D Rhone (The Harder They Come). The film is blessed with a fabulous soundtrack which blends traditional and contemporary reggae tracks from artists like Bob Marley, Shaggy, Sean Paul, Sizzla & Morgan Heritage. It won four international film festival awards for “Best Film Audience Award”, “Best Actress”, “Best Soundtrack” and “Film of the Year”.

Since making the film, the lead actors have grown to achieve global popularity:
Idris Elba boasts a huge fanbase from playing the role of Stringer Bell in the popular acclaimed HBO TV series The Wire. His A-list status has him averaging 5 films a year, most recently Prometheus.
Ky-mani Marley has risen out of the shadows of being Bob Marley’s son to become a hugely popular singing icon in his own right within the reggae/hip hop scene, currently working on his sixth album.
Cherine Anderson, dubbed The Dancehall Reggae Diva, has collaborated with the likes of Madonna, Britney Spears, Wyclef Jean, Michael Fanti, Sly and Robbie. Her song Coming Over rose to #1 on the Jamaican charts for 30 weeks.

Click here to visit the One Love website.

Recent Posts


Sarah Paulson Christoph Waltz Robot and Frank Superman novelist Don Letts violence Jonah Michael K. Williams Quentin Tarantino Best Director Hans Zimmer Britney Spears Ky-mani Marley John Ridley British epic Chiwetel Ejiofor Michael Shannon Kelsey Scott Slavery Richard Parker 2013 Sundance Film Festival Bill Pohlad Leonardo DiCaprio freedom Steve McQueen Dede Gardner Taran Killam Factory Fifteen Quvenzhané Wallis fieldslave Sly and Robbie Destrehan Poster Illustrator Black Friday Anthony Katagas film New Orleans free North Saratoga Springs African American Sean Paul Man of Steel Chris Chalk Benedict Cumberbatch Trevor D Rhone Lupita Nyong'o Jay Huguley drugged Alfre Woodard Sue Eakin Stoker CGI Shaggy The Life of Pi Adepero Oduye America Idris Elba Cameron Zeigler Rich Mix Yvonne Deutschman marek tarkowski historical Kibwe Tavares Best Actor United States Rob Steinberg black man New York State Dementia Benghal Tiger Zack Snyder The Harder They Come Deep South Jamaica Patsey controversy Hanging Out The Avengers Christopher Berry revenge 150 years ago Scoot McNairy Bob Marley’s son Madonna 1853 tricked cotton true story Bethnal Green Paul Giamatti Bob Marley Best Picture channel 4 interview Ruth Negga long take Peter Sarsgaard HBO TV memoir Henry Caville Wyclef Jean Louisiana west end pub Elam Forrester Brad Pitt Frank Langella Ang Lee Fantasy violent Oscars Michael Fassbender Regency Enterprises Rick Elgood Robert Redford Science Fiction Sizzla Garret Dillahunt Slaves Cherine Anderson Michael Fanti Platt Jamie Foxx Morgan Heritage Bocage nine Academy Award 2014 Golden Globes Devyn A. Tyler One Love Joe Walker Arnon Milchan Writer walk the line lynching short film Washington Magnolia carpenter Bass Kilburn Felicity Sundance Film Festival Zanzibar Hanging Out Project screenwriter Russell Crowe Brixton Riots Robots of Brixton Paul Dano Django Unchained Memory Loss Prometheus overseer Jeremy Kleiner 12 Years a Slave Solomon Northup Dwight Henry Sean Bobbitt Bill Camp Bryan Batt freeman best motion picture Joseph Logsdon 50th Anniversary of Jamaica’s independence Drama


    Business Hubs

    Tuareg Productions LTD
    Hub Space
    Hub Space
    Hub Space
    Hub Space
    Hub Space
    Hub Space
    Hub Space
    Hub Space