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Made in 2006 to celebrate the 250th anniversary of Mozart’s birth, Seventh Art Productions presents “In Search Of Mozart.” Produced in association with the world’s leading orchestras and musicians… told through a 25,000 mile journey along every route Mozart followed… this is a detective story that travels to the heart of Europe… and the heart of a genius itself.
From award-winning director Mat Whitecross, “Oasis: Supersonic” tells the remarkable story of iconic band Oasis – in their own words. Featuring extensive unseen archive footage, “Oasis: Supersonic” charts the meteoric rise of Oasis from the council estates of Manchester to some of the biggest concerts of all time in just 3 short years. This palpable, raw and moving film shines a light on one of the most genre-shaping and generation-defining British bands that has ever existed.
We’re excited to release into our Subscriber collection “Paul Kelly: Stories of Me” – a film that celebrates the many lives, loves, and losses of one of Australia’s most beloved and gifted songwriters . Director Ian Darling charts the remarkable public career of Paul Kelly and provides great insight into the private man behind the music.
Beginning on the 14th of April, the highly anticipated Tribeca Film Festival will run for 11 days, highlighting some of the world’s best upcoming independent features and documentaries.
“MAVIS!” is the first documentary on gospel/soul music legend and civil rights icon Mavis Staples and her family group, The Staple Singers. From the freedom songs of the ’60s and hits like “I’ll Take You There” in the ’70s, to funked-up collaborations with Prince and her recent albums with Wilco’s Jeff Tweedy, Mavis has stayed true to her roots, kept her family close, and inspired millions along the way.
19 years in the making, “The Wrecking Crew” tells the story of the musicians behind the stars. You may not have heard their names, but you’ve heard them play. And now it’s their turn in the spotlight.
On April 2nd 2011, LCD Soundsystem played its final show at Madison Square Garden. “Shut Up And Play the Hits” documents this once in a life time performance, and provides an intimate portrait of James Murphy as he navigates the lead-up to the show, the day after, and the personal and professional ramifications of his decision to break up the band.
The final film in Penelope Spheeris’ ground breaking “The Decline and Fall of Western Civilization” is out now! In 1981 Spheeris explored the punk rock culture and in 1988 she turned her lens on heavy metal. In Part III, made ten years later, she delves into the harsh, anti-establishment world of “gutter punk”.