Bob Marley: One Love (NL premiere!)
On 𝗧𝗵𝘂𝗿𝘀𝗱𝗮𝘆 𝗙𝗲𝗯𝗿𝘂𝗮𝗿𝘆 𝟭𝟱, at 𝟮𝟭.𝟭𝟱 𝗵𝗿𝘀, 𝗝𝗮𝗺𝗿𝗼𝗰𝗸, 𝗖𝗮𝗿𝗶𝗯𝗯𝗲𝗮𝗻 𝗖𝗿𝗲𝗮𝘁𝗶𝘃𝗶𝘁𝘆, and 𝗔𝗳𝗿𝗶𝗰𝗮𝗱𝗲𝗹𝗶𝗰 present the 𝗗𝘂𝘁𝗰𝗵 𝗽𝗿𝗲𝗺𝗶𝗲𝗿𝗲 of 𝗕𝗼𝗯 𝗠𝗮𝗿𝗹𝗲𝘆: 𝗢𝗻𝗲 𝗟𝗼𝘃𝗲 (2024) in 𝗠𝗲𝗹𝗸𝘄𝗲𝗴 𝗖𝗶𝗻𝗲𝗺𝗮. This new Paramount biopic celebrates the life and music of an icon who inspired generations through his message of love and unity. On the big screen for the first time, discover Bob’s powerful story of overcoming adversity and the journey behind his revolutionary music. Produced in partnership with the Marley family and starring 𝗞𝗶𝗻𝗴𝘀𝗹𝗲𝘆 𝗕𝗲𝗻-𝗔𝗱𝗶𝗿 as the legendary musician and 𝗟𝗮𝘀𝗵𝗮𝗻𝗮 𝗟𝘆𝗻𝗰𝗵 as his wife Rita. Let’s get together and feel alright!
When entering 𝗠𝗲𝗹𝗸𝘄𝗲𝗴 𝗖𝗶𝗻𝗲𝗺𝗮 for the 𝗗𝘂𝘁𝗰𝗵 𝗽𝗿𝗲𝗺𝗶𝗲𝗿𝗲 of 𝗕𝗼𝗯 𝗠𝗮𝗿𝗹𝗲𝘆: 𝗢𝗻𝗲 𝗟𝗼𝘃𝗲, you will be welcomed by 𝗝𝗼𝘀𝘀-𝗙𝗹𝗼 𝗦𝗲𝗹𝗲𝗰𝘁𝗶𝗻𝗴 behind the decks spinning sweet reggae tunes. Then, the film will be introduced by 𝗔𝗹𝗲𝗸 𝗠𝗼𝗻𝘀𝗮𝗻𝘁𝗼-𝗚𝗲𝗲𝗿𝗶𝗻𝗴𝘀 aka 𝗔𝗹𝗹 𝗔𝗹𝗲𝗸, a Jamaican creative and artist who grew up in Kingston but is now based in the Netherlands, and 𝗘𝗺𝗶𝗲𝗹 𝗠𝗮𝗿𝘁𝗲𝗻𝘀, a film historian (UvA/EUR) specialising in Jamaican cinema and the founder of Caribbean Creativity, a non-profit organisation committed to the production, programming and promotion of Caribbean and particularly Jamaican cinema. He will share a short clip of his upcoming documentary 𝗙𝗶𝗹𝗺 𝗟𝗼𝗰𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝗝𝗮𝗺𝗮𝗶𝗰𝗮 on 𝗧𝗿𝗲𝗻𝗰𝗵 𝗧𝗼𝘄𝗻 as a prominent film location in the new Marley biopic.
𝘛𝘩𝘦 𝘴𝘵𝘰𝘳𝘺 𝘰𝘧 𝘩𝘰𝘸 𝘳𝘦𝘨𝘨𝘢𝘦 𝘪𝘤𝘰𝘯 𝘉𝘰𝘣 𝘔𝘢𝘳𝘭𝘦𝘺 𝘰𝘷𝘦𝘳𝘤𝘢𝘮𝘦 𝘢𝘥𝘷𝘦𝘳𝘴𝘪𝘵𝘺, 𝘢𝘯𝘥 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘫𝘰𝘶𝘳𝘯𝘦𝘺 𝘣𝘦𝘩𝘪𝘯𝘥 𝘩𝘪𝘴 𝘳𝘦𝘷𝘰𝘭𝘶𝘵𝘪𝘰𝘯𝘢𝘳𝘺 𝘮𝘶𝘴𝘪𝘤.
𝗕𝗼𝗯 𝗠𝗮𝗿𝗹𝗲𝘆: 𝗢𝗻𝗲 𝗟𝗼𝘃𝗲 (𝗡𝗟 𝗽𝗿𝗲𝗺𝗶𝗲𝗿𝗲!)
Date: Thursday February 15
Time: 21.15 hrs
Location: Melkweg Cinema
Title: 𝗕𝗼𝗯 𝗠𝗮𝗿𝗹𝗲𝘆: 𝗢𝗻𝗲 𝗟𝗼𝘃𝗲
Director: Reinaldo Marcus Green
Country: Jamaica and United States
Length: 107 min
Language: (Jamaican) English
Extra: Vinyl reggae DJ set by 𝗝𝗼𝘀𝘀-𝗙𝗹𝗼 𝗦𝗲𝗹𝗲𝗰𝘁𝗶𝗻𝗴
Extra: Introduction by 𝗘𝗺𝗶𝗲𝗹 𝗠𝗮𝗿𝘁𝗲𝗻𝘀 and 𝗔𝗹𝗲𝗸 𝗠𝗼𝗻𝘀𝗮𝗻𝘁𝗼-𝗚𝗲𝗲𝗿𝗶𝗻𝗴𝘀 aka 𝗔𝗹𝗹 𝗔𝗹𝗲𝗸
Extra: The short film 𝗙𝗶𝗹𝗺 𝗟𝗼𝗰𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝗝𝗮𝗺𝗮𝗶𝗰𝗮: 𝗧𝗿𝗲𝗻𝗰𝗵 𝗧𝗼𝘄𝗻 (2024, 5′)
𝗦𝘆𝗻𝗼𝗽𝘀𝗶𝘀 𝗕𝗼𝗯 𝗠𝗮𝗿𝗹𝗲𝘆: 𝗢𝗻𝗲 𝗟𝗼𝘃𝗲
𝗕𝗼𝗯 𝗠𝗮𝗿𝗹𝗲𝘆: 𝗢𝗻𝗲 𝗟𝗼𝘃𝗲 is Paramount’s biographical musical drama film based on the life of reggae singer and songwriter Bob Marley, from his rise to fame up until his death in 1981. The film stars Kingsley Ben-Adir as Marley, alongside Lashana Lynch as Rita Marley, and James Norton as Chris Blackwell. The film premiered at the Carib 5 in Kingston, Jamaica on January 23, 2024, and is scheduled to be released in the Netherlands on February 16. From that date onwards, 𝗕𝗼𝗯 𝗠𝗮𝗿𝗹𝗲𝘆: 𝗢𝗻𝗲 𝗟𝗼𝘃𝗲 will be shown ten times in Melkweg Cinema: www.melkweg.nl/nl/agenda/.
𝗔𝗯𝗼𝘂𝘁 𝗝𝗮𝗺𝗿𝗼𝗰𝗸, 𝗖𝗮𝗿𝗶𝗯𝗯𝗲𝗮𝗻 𝗖𝗿𝗲𝗮𝘁𝗶𝘃𝗶𝘁𝘆 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗔𝗳𝗿𝗶𝗰𝗮𝗱𝗲𝗹𝗶𝗰
𝗝𝗮𝗺𝗿𝗼𝗰𝗸 is the number 1 platform and party focusing on reggae, dancehall and soca in the Netherlands. 𝗖𝗮𝗿𝗶𝗯𝗯𝗲𝗮𝗻 𝗖𝗿𝗲𝗮𝘁𝗶𝘃𝗶𝘁𝘆 is a non-profit organization committed to the promotion of Caribbean and Caribbean-themed cinema in the Netherlands and beyond. 𝗔𝗳𝗿𝗶𝗰𝗮𝗱𝗲𝗹𝗶𝗰 is an Amsterdam-based platform and festival promoting African and African diasporic cultural creativity, diversity and activism in the Netherlands.