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Chris Rock's Good Hair examines African-American hair styling

US comedian's take on this cultural phenomenon

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Chris Rock's Good Hair examines African-American hair styling

Last chance to catch comedian, writer and actor Chris Rock’s fascinating documentary about the crazy world of African-American hair styling at the cinema.

GFT, Glasgow, Mon 16-Wed 18 Aug.

Good Hair

  • 3 stars
  • 2009
  • US
  • 95 min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Jeff Stilson
  • Written by: Lance Crouther, Paul Marchand, Chris Rock, Chuck Sklar, Jeff Stilson
  • Cast: Chris Rock, Raven-Symoné, Nia Long, Ice-T, KRS-One, T-Pain, Paul Mooney, Kerry Washington, Salli Richardson-Whitfield, Lauren London, Eve, Melyssa Ford, Salt-N-Pepa

Rock enters Louis Theroux presenter territory with this documentary on the relationship between African-American women and their hair. Choosing comedy over social political commentary at every turn, this adventure takes him from beauty shops in Harlem to hair manufacturing plants in India.

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