National Lampoon Presents Electric Apricot: Quest for Festeroo (2007)

National Lampoon Presents Electric Apricot: Quest for Festeroo
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating R
Runtime 1hr 31mins.
Genres Comedy, Music, Satire
Keywords mockumentary, National Lampoon (franchise), Parody
Status Released
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Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Les Claypool Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Matt Powers Executive Producer n/a 174 3000002
Jason McHugh Producer n/a 3 3000001
Les Claypool Director n/a 2 2000001
Matt Powers Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Les Claypool Editor n/a 172 7000001
Derek Featherstone Sound n/a 120816 14000002
Oz Fritz Sound n/a 120816 14000001
Les Claypool Music n/a 120781 8000001
Agent Ogden Editor n/a 172 7000002
Warren Hynes Actor n/a 1 1000013
Phish Actor n/a 1 1000012
Jason McHugh Actor n/a 1 1000005
Jonathan Korty Actor Herschel Tambor Brilstein 1 1000004
Brian Kehoe Actor Steve "Gordo" Gordan 1 1000003
Adam Gates Actor Steve "Aiwass" Trouzdale 1 1000002
Kyle McCulloch Actor n/a 1 1000006
Brian Kite Actor n/a 1 1000007
Bob Weir Actor n/a 1 1000011
Matt Stone Actor n/a 1 1000010
Seth Green Actor n/a 1 1000009
Dian Bachar Actor n/a 1 1000008
Les Claypool Actor Lapland "Lapdog" Miclovich 1 1000001
Synopsis
A young graduate filmmaker from UCLA set forth to make a documentary reflecting an element of contemporary music culture that had yet to be fully examined. The notion was to capture something raw and original. He searched for something unpretentious and genuine, yearning to make a film that would stand out from other music documentaries and potentially redefine the genre. Who he found was a band called Electric Apricot; what he achieved was enlightenment. Unexpectedly in searching for enlightenment, the duality of existence was unveiled. Electric Apricot has been kicking around the peripheral of the Jam scene for several years now and is comprised of four colorful characters that take themselves far too seriously. Bellowing the anthem "Hey, Are You Going to Burning Man?" the band has recently been offered some opportunities that could potentially break them through to levels beyond their dreams, and our young filmmaker is there to document the rise. He follows them from nightclubs to the recording studio and eventually on the road to the Holy Grail of West Coast music events, a festival aptly named "Festeroo," where the tie-dye flows and the Hula-hoops twirl.
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