Keyword: songwriter

Who is Harry Nilsson (And Why is Everybody Talkin' About Him?) (2010)

Rated: None Runtime: 116 minutes Release date: 09/09/2010
An exploration of the life and career of the multi-talented singer-songwriter Harry Nilsson. Friends, family and colleagues talk about the troubled and brilliant Nilsson, and home movies and excerpts from his recently discovered oral autobiography are included.
Always Woodstock

Always Woodstock (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/13/2014
Aspiring singer Catherine Brown finds herself living a life she never imagined. Stuck at a dead end job in New York City at a mega music record label, Catherine spends her days as the wrangler for the label's most difficult star. But when Catherine is unceremoniously fired, and then comes home to find her long time fiancé in the arms of another woman, she decides that it's time for a change...

I Saw the Light (2015)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 01/10/2015
Follows the life and music of influential country singer Hank Williams, from the singer's turbulent first marriage to Audrey Mae Sheppard in 1944, through his early radio career to his debut, in 1949, at the home of country music, the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville. There, Williams' his performance of Lovesick Blues brought the house down, and later the song sat at No. 1 on the Billboard Country &...
Alvin and the Chipmunks

Alvin and the Chipmunks (2007)

Rated: PG Runtime: 91 minutes Release date: 12/13/2007
Songwriter Dave Seville transforms singing chipmunks Alvin, Simon and Theodore into pop sensations--while the out-of-control trio lays waste to Dave's home, wreaks havoc with his career, and turns Dave's once-orderly life upside-down.

Sing Street (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/14/2014
Cosmo, a 14-year-old young man growing up in 1980s recession-ridden Dublin, is living a life strained by his parents' rocky relationship and money problems, his antagonistic drop-out older brother, and a new rough school. To cope, he writes a song, forms a rag-tag music band with school friends, writes even more songs, and relies on a bit of gumption, innovation, and trickery to shoot a handful of...

Life Inside Out (2015)

Rated: None Runtime: 102 minutes Release date: 01/15/2015
Laura has three teenage boys. Her youngest son Shane is the family misfit and a disappointment to his father. When Laura stumbles upon her long forgotten guitar, she rediscovers her love of songwriting and impulsively flies off to her first open-mic night taking an unhappy Shane along for the ride. Despite a rocky entry into the late night mélange of musicians and unusual characters that populate...
Le mystère Macpherson

Le mystère Macpherson (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 09/25/2014
The documentary follows filmmaker Martine Chartrand during her research and creative process in the making of the animated short, "MacPherson,", which she developed for ten years. The poetic film, using 35mmm photography for animation and a glass painting technique, was based on a song by singer-songwriter Félix Leclerc inspired by his friendship with Frank Randolph Macpherson, a Jamaican...
Dir: Serge Giguere
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Love Magical (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013

How Do You Write a Joe Schermann Song (2011)

Rated: None Runtime: 104 minutes Release date: 11/29/2011
Joe Schermann is thrilled when lands an opportunity to write for an Off-Broadway show, but there's a catch: He has to choose between casting his long-time girlfriend Evey and his newly discovered muse, Summer. Now Joe must risk everything to follow inspiration wherever it may lead, and his love of music might take center-stage over the love of his life.
Apocalypse: A Bill Callahan Tour Film

Apocalypse: A Bill Callahan Tour Film (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 61 minutes Release date: 05/01/2014
Artist Bill Callahan takes his latest album "Apocalypse" on the road through California, the Midwest, and back to the Big Apple. Here, we explore the changing landscape through the windows of Bill's tour van and experience an impressionistic collection of live performances.
Dir: Hanly Banks
With: N/A

Heaven Adores You (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 05/09/2014
Elliott Smith was an unglamorous indie rock singer-songwriter but there was nothing ordinary about his boundless musical talent. By threading the music of Elliott Smith through the dense, yet often isolating landscapes of the three major cities he lived in -- Portland, New York City, Los Angeles -- we go on a visual journey and an earnest review of the singer's prolific songwriting and the impact...
Dir: Nickolas Dylan Rossi
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