Thursday, April 9, 2009

Atlanta Film Fest rock docs

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click to enlarge GUITAR HERO: B Jay from the Gaye Blades in the Atlanta rock doc 'We Fun'
  • GUITAR HERO: B Jay from the Gaye Blades in the Atlanta rock doc 'We Fun'

Two films that delve deeply into the dark, often unseen fringes of Georgia music play back-to-back at this year's Atlanta Film Festival. We Fun is the Atlanta rock ’n’ roll doc the local rock scene doesn't want you to see. Nashville director Matthew Robison and producers Christopher Dortch and Bill Cody (Athens, GA – Inside/Out) spent 10 months in the trenches, behind the scenes and hanging out after hours to film the kids who rock our city. Via a series of interviews, chaotic misadventures and concerts from the likes of Deerhunter, Black Lips, Mastodon, Carbonas, the Selmanaires, the Coathangers, Subsonics and more, the film captures a snapshot of the incestuous musical family that put Atlanta on the map.

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