October 19 – 21
Goat: The Music of Mikiko [WORLD PREMIERE]
USA | 2018 | 12 MIN
DIR: TRISHA GAW
Japanese pianist Mikiko Matsumura moved over 7,000 miles from her home to New Orleans. She finds creative solutions to making a connection on foreign land when faced with a linguistic divide.
Between the Notes [WORLD PREMIERE]
USA | 2017 | 30 MIN
DIR: BRUCE DEAR, TRAVIS HENRY
An intimate portrait of the link between artist, music and the sacred. World-renowned musicians take a personal sojourn to musicianhood, covering their early influencers and the challenges of artists in the current day and age.
Blues Boy George
UK, USA | 2018 | 5 MIN
DIR: JAMES COYLE, JAMES MCCORMACK
Blues Boy George is a talented guitarist and musician that has been in the game for a long time without breaking through, and he’s still hungry.
Respect: The Original Pinettes Brass Band [WORLD PREMIERE]
USA | 2017 | 26 MIN
DIR: BERNARDO, ERNEST COLLINS
This documentary tells the story of the Pinettes, the only female brass band in New Orleans.
New Water Music [WORLD PREMIERE]
USA | 2017 | 16 MIN
DIR: ANTHONY CLUNE
Art meets activism on Lake Pontchartrain for an orchestral spectacle in an attempt to grapple with the Gulf Coast crisis in a uniquely New Orleanian fashion.
USA | 2017 | 3 MIN
DIR: JASON FOSTER, KIYOKO MCCRAE
The beauty and resilience of black people’s past and present is evoked in this homage to New Orleans, written and performed by Sunni Patterson.