Official trailer for the musical documentary ‘Cypress Hill: Insane in the Brain’
by Alex Billington
April 1, 2022
“The sound of marijuana is Cypress Hill.” “They went beyond hip hop.” Showtime has revealed an official trailer for a music documentary titled Cypress Hill: Mad in the Brain, the story of a brotherhood that has stood the test of time to create a truly original and everlasting legacy. This Cypress Hill documentary has been in the works for years by filmmaker Estevan Oriol (LA Originals), now it’s time for the release of their new album + tour Back in Black (out now). A journey through the lives and careers of the groundbreaking, genre-defying hip-hop group known as Cypress Hill. The first formed in 1988 in South Gate, California, with members Senen Reyes (also known as Sen Dog) and Lawrence Muggerud (also known as DJ Muggs) and Louis Freese (also known as the name of B-Real). In addition to interviews with the band, Cypress Hill: Mad in the Brain also includes Chuck D, Cheech & Chong, Ice T, Fred Durst and many more. The film launches on Showtime on 4/20 because of course it is due to debut then. Looks like a must have for all CH fans.
Official trailer for Estevan Oriol’s documentary Cypress Hill: Mad in the Braindirectly from YouTube:
Told through the intimate lens of photographer and director Estevan Oriol, Cypress Hill: Insane in the Brain is a smoky journey through the lives and careers of groundbreaking, genre-defying hip-hop group Cypress Hill. Their unique sound, influenced by their Latin roots and West Coast upbringing, was built on a movement rooted in true authenticity: from growing the flower, to smoking, to rapping about it, their influence is forever engraved in the musical landscape of Hip Hop. because they remain relevant after 30 years. Using a treasure trove of never-before-seen archival footage captured by Oriol himself, as well as footage of band members B Real, DJ Muggs, Sen Dog and Eric “Bobo” Correa. Cypress Hill: Mad in the Brain is directed by the filmmaker Estevan Orioldocumentary film director LA Originals, as well as many music videos and other music-related projects. Produced by Estevan Oriol and Peter J. Scalettar. Showtime releases Cypress Hill doc for streaming April 20, 2022 (yeah 4/20) this spring. Look good ?