IT’S GOOD TO BE SURINAMESE

HET IS ZO FIJN OM SURINAMER TE ZIJN

Documentary (’53)

IT’S GOOD TO BE SURINAMESE is a documentary in which Surinamese youngsters try to help developing their country with spreading their message of positivity and inspiration: stay in school, be a positive citizen. Their group is called the Dim Sum Academy and together with filmmaker In-Soo Radstake they make a documentary about their journey. Initially it’s not sure what they exactly do, until the moment a preview screening is held in Paramaribo. After that they start touring with the film, an journey in which even the president comes in to the story. Music video
Surinamese rapper Tatoo and his crewmembers Black Cat, Dw1 and Crazy G composed a title song for the documentary. The music video can be watched on YouTube.
Director
In-Soo Radstake 

Producer
In-Soo Radstake

Co-producer
Omroep Llink

D.O.P.
Jefrim Rothuizen

Sound
Diego van Uden

Editing
Tim Roza

Genre
Documentary (’53)

Festivals
IDFA Flies Tropics Suriname 2008
IFFR 2009

Videoclip
Het is zo fijn om surinamer te zijn

Movie
Uitzending gemist

Website
www.dimsumacademie.com