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DVD Review: Score: A Documentary About Film Music

★★★☆☆ From roaring fanfares to murderous strings and heartbreaking themes, film music is explored in Matt Schrader’s new documentary Goal, packed with contemporary interviews with budding composers as well as a history of Hollywood film music. Movies were never silent. From the Lumière brothers’ first experiments in 1895 and the Nickelodeons that sprouted over the […]

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Sly Stone musical documentary in development

In today’s roundup of film news, documentaries about Sly Stone and a Wisconsin police murder move forward and a CEO is named for the AFM & SAG Intellectual Property Rights Distribution Fund- AFTRA. DOCUMENTARIES Network Entertainment and filmmaker Derik Murray have acquired the rights to produce a feature-length documentary on the life and legacy of […]

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Dance-Music Documentary What We Started Is Shameless EDM Propaganda

How do you justify the existence of an EDM documentary in 2018? In the first moments of Bert Marcus and Cyrus Saidi what we started, an attempt to chronicle the genre’s beginnings and interminables dropping later this week, journalist Kerri Mason unknowingly offers an explanation: “The biggest misconception is that dance music is a new […]

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Dance Music Documentary Film “What We Started” Is Available For Pre-Order Worldwide Now

There’s a great dance music documentary film coming out very soon featuring all your favorite DJs. Titled “What We Started”, this film is destined to be a DJ documentary you won’t want to miss. It is expected to have several theatrical releases in the United States, while it is currently available for pre-order worldwide through […]

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The Fort Myers Film Fest is having a blast with the musical documentary “Melody Makers”

Leslie-Ann Coles had never even heard of “Melody Maker” magazine when she met photographer Barrie Wentzell in 1996. But then, over the coming weeks and months, Wentzell began telling the Canadian filmmaker stories about his time at the iconic British rock magazine – stories about Jimi Hendrix, The Who, Bob Dylan, David Bowie, John Lennon […]