Face the Music

Monday, September 2, 1:00pm | SIFF Film Center

The music and the musicians who make it tell us these stories.

10 Years of the Postal Service
d: Tom Scharpling USA 2013, 8 min
A short documentary about the band The Postal Service.

The Hard Day Knights
d: Alex Italics USA 2012, 7 min
The angst-filled experience of a struggling Beatles tribute band, beset from without by a barrage of more successful cover acts, and from within by 'creative differences.'

Ouverture
d: Bracey Smith, Neil Dvorak USA 2013, 5 min
What do you do when you're born with music pouring out of your heart?

Pirate of Love
d: Sara Gunnarsdottin Iceland 2012, 10 min
A CD filled with love songs was circulating in my hometown Reykjavik Iceland. The story goes that it was stolen from a man by the name of Daniel C, out of his locker somewhere in Canada, by four co-workers who liked the music and made copies for themselves. Nobody really knows who he is.

Week of Wonders
d. Allison Charoni USA 2013, 3 min
A portrait of the rock band Week of Wonders created during the SIFF/Vera Project All City Media Workshop.

Con Bro Chill
d. Eli Golden USA 2013, 2 min
A portrait of the rock band Con Bro Chill created during the SIFF/Vera Project All City Media Workshop.

Kimya Dawson & All City Media
d. Eric Josund-Brady, Lily Stone USA 2013, 3 min
A portrait of singer/songwriter Kimya Dawson created during the SIFF/Vera Project All City Media Workshop.