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Filmmaker Famuyiwa Shares Backstory On Stereotype-Busting "Dope
  • CANNES, France (AP)
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"Dope" began in the ears of Rick Famuyiwa.

The Los Angeles filmmaker was listening to Kendrick Lamar, A$AP Rocky and Tyler the Creator — genre-shifting R&B and hip-hop musicians prone to freewheeling experimentation — and he heard a new sound....

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