Lefto - In Transit
Directed by Kurt de Leijer
Belgium | 74 min. | English, Dutch (Dutch subtitled)
De voorstelling van 25/3 wordt gevolgd door een live set van Lefto in het Depot. Lefto's set van vijf uur wordt voorafgegaan door The Gaslamp Killer.
In addition to his work for Studio Brussels musical jack of all trades Lefto travels the world as a DJ. In Lefto - in Transit, he shows us in his own way some of the largest cities in the world. Do not expect tips about the typical sights and popular touristic places, but get ready to discover the underground scene in these cities. Experience how Lefto became a DJ with such a variety in musical taste.
The Belgian DJ Lefto is traveling all over the globe for his music. In Lefto - in transit, he takes us to cities like London, Los Angeles, Seoul, Brussels and Chicago. He gives the viewer a unique insight into the city by exploring the underground music scenes that according to him seamlessly suit the cities. In addition he visits befriended musicians, producers, artists and other locals. A must-see for any one who loves Lefto's playlists and electronic music in general.
Director Kurt de Leijer made this six-part documentary series for Canvas. In addition to a shared passion for hip-hop, Kurt Leijer and Lefto have been good friends for many years. De Leijer therefore was the designated person to follow and accompany the DJ on his travels. During their trips Lefto visits some friends whose names might also ring a bell, such as the producers Gilles Peterson and The Gaslamp Killer or painter BITKR.
Production company Caviar