The Land was written and directed by Cleveland native, Steven Caple Jr. and piqued alot of interest at the 2016 Sundance Music Festival earlier this year. The Land is about 4 Cleveland boys who escape the streets of Cleveland, OH with dreams and goals of becoming professional skateboarders. They unfortunately get caught up in a local drug ring that will not only put their friendship on the line but possibly their dreams. This film stars Michael Kenneth Williams (The Wire, Broadway Empire), Kim Coates (Sons of Anarchy), Erykah Badu, Colson Baker aka Machine Gun Kelly, Ezri Walker aka Ezzy, Moises Arias, Rafi Gavron and more.
The Godson, NaS is not only Executive Producing the film but he is also curating the film's soundtrack. Expect to hear new music from MGK, NaS, Erykah Badu, Kanye West, French Montana, Pusha T and Jeremih.
IFC Films just acquired the copyrights and this film will hit theaters on July 29th.