Time Is Illmatic (2014)
Movie: Time Is Illmatic
- Director: One9
- Stars: Mrs. Braconi, Fab 5 Freddy, Alicia Keys, Nas, Faith Newman, Q-Tip, Busta Rhymes, Pete Rock, Roxanne Shant, Swizz Beatz, Wiz
- Release Date: October 03, 2014
- Run Time: 74 min
- Genre: Documentary
Time Is Illmatic is a feature length documentary film that delves deep into the making of Nas\’ 1994 debut album, Illmatic, and the social conditions that influenced its creation. Twenty years after its release, Illmatic has become a hip-hop benchmark that encapsulates the socio-political outlook, enduring spirit, and collective angst of a generation of young black men searching for their voice in America.