Off the Record chronicles the rise of techno through the eyes and ears of one man: DJ and musician Laurent Garnier, who’s journeyed from Manchester’s mythic Haçienda via the clubs of his native Paris to stages and DJ booths around the world over an extraordinary 30-year career.
Directed by Gabin Rivoire, Laurent Garnier: Off the Record receives its UK premiere at MIF21 – and both Laurent and Gabin will be joining us for a post-screening Q&A with two fellow former Haçienda DJs, Dave Haslam and Jon Dasilva.
Produced by Manchester International Festival.
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