Today we can present to you the official theatrical trailer of “The Upsetter”, a documentary telling the fascinating story of Lee “Scratch” Perry. In the 50s he burst onto the scene with a new sound that would become to be known as Reggae. He gained international recognition as the mentor of the young Bob Marley, but more importantly as a music producer and solo artist. The documentary tells the vibrant story of Perry’s downfall and his uprising again, leading to a world tourin 2006. The Upsetter is based on an interview that he gave in Switzerland in 2006.
Directed by Ethan Higbee and Adam Bhala-Lough, the film will see its first screening March 25th to 31st in Los Angeles, with many more to follow. Check for a location near you here.