2014 BUFFALO INFRINGEMENT FESTIVAL

I Can Hear You Calling

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Through all of their experience at home and abroad, these sidemen have maintained their own projects at home in New York City. The film joins them as these projects begin to mature; projects in which many of these musicians play together in different roles. It reveals the public and private layers of their lives and the ways they intersect. Often unpolished and frank, the film takes you through quiet kitchens to gentle rehearsals to soaring onstage performances for an unusually vulnerable bed of eclectic and visceral modern music.

This film aims to find an alternate way of presenting music in a popular form, avoiding tendencies toward glossiness or veneer, toward fetishizing perfection, or toward any unearned gravity. It attempts to make a visual document that is inseparable from the music is shows, rather than a bonus feature.

Website: www.icanhearyoucalling.com

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