808 documentary is directed by Alex Dunn, chronicling the legacy of the highly influential TR-808 drum machine. The film features Pharrell, Rick Rubin, the Beastie Boys, Questlove, New Order, Afrika Bambaataa, Diplo, Damon Albarn, Strafe, Felix Da Housecat, Lil Jon, and many more. 808 premiered a couple of years ago at the 2015 SXSW Film Festival. The 808 documentary it’s narrated by Zane Lowe of Beats 1.
The film already made the rounds at film festivals. It also becomes available to stream on Apple Music from December 9th, and from 19th the same month will be available for rental and download on iTunes. Watch the trailer below.