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The Great World of Sound (2006)


Directed by Craig Zobel
106 minutes, USA
Fiction

Description:

The story follows Martin, who answers an ad from a company training prospective "music producers." During training, he pairs up with Clarence, a middle-aged man trying to change his career path. As record producers, the two travel to towns where the company has placed newspaper ads to find undiscovered musicians. They're seeking talent for the record label, signing new artists and giving them a chance to let their music be heard?for a small fee. It's going great until cracks start appearing in the company's sheen, and Martin and Clarence begin to question whether the company is as virtuous as it claims to be.

IMDB Link:

 http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0826547/

Awards (n=1):


Sarasota Film Festival (2007)

FESTIVAL HISTORY: n=12

  1. Boston Independent Film Festival (2007)
     
  2. Chicago International Film Festival (2007)
     
  3. Cucalorus (2007)
     
  4. London Film Festival (2007)
     
  5. Los Angeles Film Festival (2007)
     
  6. Maryland Film Festival (2007)
     
  7. Newport International Film Festival (2007)
     
  8. Sarasota Film Festival (2007)
     
  9. Seattle International Film Festival (2007)
     
  10. South by Southwest Film Festival (2007)
     
  11. Sundance Film Festival (2007)
     
  12. Vancouver International Film Festival (2007)
     

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