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


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


    Business Hubs

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