One of the MCs who have contributed to making Italian hip hop culture great since the 80s. A long journey between jam sessions, musical projects, concerts. He began his career as a b-boy in 1983 in the Panama Red group and played in various groups including Raptional Scream, Devastatin’ Posse, Mamacalura and Terradunione. Many are the concerts in which he participated as a supporter such as Ice T, Cookie Crew, Derek B, Afrika Bambaata, Run DMC, Public Enemy, EPMD.

Actively breaking in the scene for more than twenty years, he has been working for the Battle Of The Year World Final for many years, organizing events like the BOTY Movie Night and the Bgirl Battle. He studied Media Studies at the Film University Babelsberg and was organizing the Sehsüchte – International Student Film Festival in Potsdam. He is the co-founder of the HollyHood Filmfestival – Hip Hop & Social Justice that has its home at the Film museum Potsdam, the oldest film museum in Germany. Currently he is working for a nonprofit organization in Berlin in the field of digitalization and civil society.

Bgirl since 1998, and visual artist, she has developed a strong passion for anything related to video (post production, visual effects and motion graphics, videomapping, vjing), in connection with Hip Hop culture and body’s expressions. Graphic designer and motion grapher for TV and theatre productions, she is the vicepresident of TBB/TBG Global Family (Italy chapter), and member of Hip Hopera Foundation, with the aim of promoting cultural, artistic and social events and projects, and spreading their founding values and principles. In 2015 she won “Cultura Futura, Creativi Digitali”, creating the experimental project See-Goal, in 2017 she co-founded Point2b, a dance and visual arts company.

He started breaking in 2001 in Mantua. The love for this discipline, and for the hip hop culture, leads him to perform, compete and teach breaking throughout Italy until 2013, when he began to approach the world of photography and cinema. The curiosity for the world of images leads him to move to Milan, where he works as an editor for production companies and advertising agencies.

Working in the audiovisual field, over the years he begins to feel the need to bring his two passions together, a need that leads him to collaborate with Luca Guglielmo aka Kuma19, founder of Strongvilla, a company from Mantua which deals with music production of urban and rap artists. With Luca begins a project of production of documentary narrative short films that tell how hip hop can play an essential role in the social fabric and in the growth of the individual.

Costa Rican Filmmaker and video producer, promoted Hip Hop culture since early 2000’s. His filmmaking career started in the early 90’s. He founded in the mid 90’s Gafeto TV documenting different types of underground cultural expressions from Costa Rica, but he documented too international artists like Ephniko, Rxnde Akozta, Myka 9, Asheru , DJ Lord (Public Enemy/Cypress Hill), Sean Paul. He has co-organize events like Griot Collective, the 1st Graffiti National Convention, Buscando la Raíz and in 2009 the Costa Rican tour Manifiesto Urbano, starting his DJ career, since then he has staged with artists as: DJ Muggs from Cypress Hill, Mad Professor, Pato Machete, Lil Suppa, Akapellah, Portavoz, Myka 9. He Co- funded, host and DJ the Hip Hop radio show: La Ofensiva (2013-19). He directed the documentary “Tlacuilos”that narrates the Graffiti scene in Central America, it was shooted for two decades that I now doing world tour.

French former graffiti artist (aka ‘Orel’), turned documentary/film director, born 1972 in Paris.

Known by his work for the graffiti documentary “Writers” (2004) and featuring Vincent Cassel as narrator.

Colombian-American futurist Martha Diaz (MD) is a seasoned community organizer, media producer, archivist, curator, educator, and social entrepreneur. Has produced and consulted on numerous Hip Hop media projects including, Where My Ladies At? by Leba Haber Rubinoff (2007), Black August: A Hip-Hop Concert by Dream Hampton (2010), and Nas: Time Is Illmatic by One9 (2014). In 2002, MD founded the highly acclaimed Hip Hop Odyssey (H2O) International Film Festival, the first festival of its kind. She curated the first Hip Hop movie series presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and served as a guest curator at the Museum of the Moving Image and Schomburg Center. In 2010, MD launched the Hip Hop Education Center for Research, Evaluation, and Training at New York University, now part of the Universal Hip Hop Museum.

Mastafive, 31 years on the mixer, both as Dee jay and as producer, prefers the sounds Funkie Jazz, Rap, Rock in which his artistic versatility pours into the track. Growing up in the heart of Hip Hop culture, he is one of its most passionate witnesses. He Was Exponent member of Original Zulu Nation from N.Y, exponent and producer together with Deal (Mauro Bottoni) of the legendary Italian Crew Rap of the late 90s : Gate Keepaz. In 2003 he made the gold record as sole producer with the compilation “Dammi un Beat”. Founder and president of the label B.M.Records (www.bmrecords.eu) was chosen as consultant and judge of the cult program of mtv “SPIT.

German Filmmaker who produces and directs documentaries. He moved to Vancouver, Canada, where he produced and directed 2 Hip Hop documentaries with the names “Hungry” and “Thirsty” and a documentary about the old east German Trabant Car, which was broadcast about 500 times in ten different countries all over the world. Between 1997-2008 he worked and lived in Vancouver as professional lighting technician of the movie industry. In 2008 he moved back to Germany to raise his kids and and start his own Hip Hop Film Festival in 2018. The Golden Sneakers International Hip Hop Film Festival in Hamburg Germany.

Born in Paris, studied Cinema at Nanterre University and Venezia Ca’ Foscari Università. He directed short films and documentaries: “Words are burning us”, “Beatbox, Boom Bap around the world”. He directed and produced his first feature “Brooklyn” premiered in Cannes, Best foreigner feature at New York Hip Hop Films Festival and Best Feature in 2021 at HipHopCineFest of Rome.

Raquel Delgado (Badalona, 1979). She is a philologist, poet, and performance artist. She is also a cultural producer, and Deputy Executive Director of the global organization Hip Hop Works.

Hip hop media and distribution pioneer. He starting out at PolyGram Records distributing artists like Jay-Z, Jeru the Damaja, and Beenie Man. Rob then created one of the first hip hop websites to feature original video content www. whomag.net. Rob currently owns 3 music TV networks including WHO?MAG Multimedia (www.whomagtv.com), iFame TV, and Video Vision. As a multi-award winning film director, he has directed a movie in London as well as many in the US. Rob has received awards from Master P & Jesse Jackson, Pocono Film Fest, 3 from the city of Philadelphia, 2 from the city of Baltimore, and many more.

Photojournalist  and videomaker from Cagliari. At the end of his artistic studies his passion turns into work and he begins to collaborate with various newspapers. He deals with news, politics, culture and entertainment, sport and reportage. Official photographer of the Nootempo Factory and the Babel Film Festival. His photos have been published in the most important national and international periodicals. He is currently editor for the Rosas Press news agency. He is photojournalism and street photography teacher at the school of photographers in “La bottega della luce”. Photographer and videomaker Typos Studio Editoriale. Director of the docu-film Ca4arts and Wicked Style.