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date: 9th Jan 2017

tags: Music


Becoming Traviata

The reinvention of Verdi’s masterpiece, La Traviata, as sung by world-famous French coloratura soprano Natalie Dessay, is the subject of Philippe Béziat’s thrilling new movie.

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date: 30th Nov 2016

tags: Documentary, Music


Oasis Supersonic

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.

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date: 31st Jul 2016

tags: Music


PaulKelly

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.

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time-is-illmatic

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.

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date: 11th Apr 2016

tags: Biography, Music


mavisfixed

“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.

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date: 26th Feb 2016

tags: Documentary, Music


The Wrecking Crew

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.

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date: 11th Feb 2016

tags: History, Music


Once Around the Sun

Take “a psychedelic journey” through Australia’s first ever open-air rock festival, held at Ourimbah in 1970. Peace, love and rock’n’roll!

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date: 21st Sep 2015

tags: Culture, Documentary, Music


Shut Up and Play the Hits

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. 
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date: 13th Aug 2015

tags: Culture, Documentary, Music, Society


Decline of Western Civilization 3

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”.


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date: 12th Aug 2015

tags: Culture, Documentary, Internet, Law, Media, Music


Rip a Remix Manifesto

Immerse yourself in the energetic, innovative and potentially illegal world of mash-up media with Rip!: A Remix Manifesto. Let web activist Brett Gaylor and musician Greg Gillis, better known as Girl Talk, serve as your digital tour guides on a probing investigation into how culture builds upon culture in the information age.
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