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Nas: Time Is Illmatic (2014) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

One9

Writing Credits (in alphabetical order)  

Erik Parker

Cast (in credits order)  

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Himself
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Himself, professor and political activist
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Himself
...
Himself
...
Himself
...
Herself
Olu Dara ...
Himself, Nas' father
...
Herself
Jabari Jones ...
Himself, Nas' brother
Angela Braconi ...
Herself, Nas' elementary school teacher
Marley Marl ...
Himself, music producer
Large Professor ...
Himself, hip hop rapper and record producer
Wiz ...
Himself
M.C. Serch ...
Himself, hip hop MC
Faith Newman ...
Herself, Columbia Records
DJ Premier ...
Himself, music producer
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Himself (archive footage)
Leshan Lewis ...
Himself, music producer (as L.E.S.)
Anthony Cruz ...
Himself, rapper (as AZ)
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Himself
Pete Rock ...
Himself
Knight Jones ...
Himself, Nas' son
Marcyliena Morgan ...
Herself, director of the Hiphop Archive
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Himself (as Skip Gates)
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Herself, Nas' daughter

Produced by 

Tuma Basa ... consulting producer
Ann Bennett ... consulting producer
Martha Diaz ... associate producer
One9 ... producer
Erik Parker ... producer
Eric Rigaud ... consulting producer
Charles Roberson ... consulting producer
Anthony Saleh ... producer

Music by 

Brian Satz

Cinematography by 

Frank Larson

Film Editing by 

One9 ... co-editor
David Zieff

Production Management 

Robert Warmflash ... post-production supervisor

Sound Department 

Steve Borne ... supervising sound editor
Francis X. Coakley ... sound mixer
Matt Decker ... music & sound editor
Ryan Haffey ... sound mixer
Fiona McBain ... sound mixer
Daniel Nidel ... sound mixer
Eric Perez ... sound mixer
Daniel Powell ... sound mixer
Emmett Smith ... assistant sound editor / assistant: sound editor
Donny Tam ... audio supervisor
Peter Waggoner ... re-recording mixer

Camera and Electrical Department 

Kevin Akers ... first assistant camera / first assistant camera: Los Angeles
Romain Alary ... camera operator
Akeel L. Ali ... additional cinematography
Paul Arton ... camera operator
Jonathan Beattie ... steadicam operator
Nicola Benizzi ... camera operator
Malik K. Buie ... camera operator
Paul Callahan ... aerial photography
Dori Cohen ... camera operator
Kevin Couliau ... camera operator
Katie Davison ... camera operator
Thibaut de Longeville ... addditional cinematography
John David Devirgiliis ... camera operator
Jackson Glasgow ... camera operator
Nicalena Iovino ... first assistant camera
Ari Issler ... additional cinematography
Earl Jordan ... camera operator
David Joseph ... additional cinematography
Noelle Kandigian ... first assistant camera
Cornelia Klapper ... first assistant camera
Ben Kutchins ... additional cinematography
Petrushka Bazin Larsen ... still photography
Adam Lukens ... gaffer: New York
Antoine Lyons ... camera operator
Eddie Ojeda ... additional cinematography
One9 ... additional cinematography
Brian Outland ... camera operator
Hamza Salmi ... camera operator
George Tur ... first assistant camera
Bryan Wachtel ... gaffer

Editorial Department 

John Kane ... additional editor
Don Wyllie ... digital intermediate colorist

Music Department 

Wynne Bennett ... piano
Michael Furjanic ... additional composition
Gerry Gershman ... music clearances
Jonathan Powell ... trumpet
Tarrah Reynolds ... violin: viola
Brian Satz ... composer: theme music / musical director
Mark Tewarson ... additional composition
Robin Urdang ... music clearances
Scott Vener ... music supervisor
Ethan White ... additional composition

Other crew 

Caity Arthur ... intern
Ericka Blount ... researcher
Shana Bourne ... archival researcher
John Breiner ... production assistant
Jasmyn Castro ... archival researcher
Patrick Clair ... opening title graphics
Danny Clinch ... still photography
Emilio Degarden ... production assistant
Angelina Feliciano ... production coordinator
Chris Fezzuoglio ... additional graphics
Coby Kennedy ... additional graphics
Luis Moya ... additional graphics
Brianne Myers ... production assistant
Fernando Ramirez ... legal counsel
Shakira Ruiz ... researcher
Bill Source ... researcher
Maria Luisa Tucker ... researcher
Harry Tuman ... additional graphics

Thanks 

Matthew Akers ... thanks
Mark Ankner ... thanks
Orlando Bagwell ... thanks
Reed Baker ... thanks
Harry Belafonte ... thanks
Ben Braun ... thanks
Dan Braun ... thanks
Josh Braun ... thanks
Vee Bravo ... thanks
Anna Brennan ... thanks
Mike Brinkley ... thanks
Dorothy Clinch ... thanks
Liesl Copland ... thanks
Lisa Cortes ... thanks (as Lisa Cortés)
Tanya Du'Shay ... thanks
Michael Eric Dyson ... thanks
Samtubia Edwards ... thanks
Phat Gary ... thanks
Geoff Gilmore ... thanks
Sol Guy ... thanks
Andreas Hale ... thanks
Jermaine Hall ... thanks
Alexandra Hanibal ... thanks
Ryan Harrington ... special thanks / thanks
Lilly Hartley ... special thanks
Barbara Jackson ... thanks
Sacha Jenkins ... thanks
Betsy Jones ... thanks
Jarvis Jones ... thanks
David Karp ... thanks
Rob Kenner ... thanks
Alan Ket ... thanks
David Koh ... thanks
Sharon La Cruise ... thanks
Josh Levine ... thanks
Sheila Lynch ... thanks
David Mack ... thanks
Jim McDonnell ... thanks
Cara Mertes ... thanks
'Lite' Khalil Moses ... thanks
Kia Muhammad ... thanks
Tamir Muhammad ... thanks
Edward Nahem ... thanks
Pedro Noguera ... thanks
Rohan Rambukpotha ... thanks
Andre Robinson ... thanks
Carlos Rodriguez ... thanks
Jose Rodriguez ... thanks
Leslie Rosales ... thanks
Franc Rosario ... thanks
Tammie Rosen ... thanks
Jane Rosenthal ... thanks
Lily Rougeot ... thanks
Nick Savva ... thanks
Rashid Shabazz ... thanks
Keith Shapiro ... thanks
Jae Supreme ... thanks
Genna Terranova ... thanks
Terenia Thomas ... thanks (as Terrenia Thomas)
Montana Triplett ... thanks
Roberta Uno ... thanks
Mimi Valdés ... thanks
Darren Walker ... thanks
Kelly Walton ... thanks
Paula Weinstein ... thanks
Al White ... thanks
Rodney Williams ... thanks
Melanie Winns ... thanks
Bradford Young ... thanks
Jennifer Yu ... thanks
Gabe Zardes ... thanks

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