Contemporary Color Poster

Release Date: March 1st, 2017

PG-13|1 hr 47 min

Plot Summary
The art of color guard is paired with contemporary musicians in this 2015 event staged by David Byrne at Brooklyn's Barclays Center. The color guard's synchronized dance is paired with performers including St. Vincent, Nelly Furtado and Ad-Rock.

Cast: David Byrne, Nelly Furtado, Zola Jesus, Money Mark, Ira Glass, Adam Horovitz

Director: Bill Ross IV, Turner Ross

Genres: Music, Documentary

Production Co: Department of Motion Pictures, Todo Mundo

Distributors: Oscilloscope Laboratories

Ratings & Reviews

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  • The Rosses share David Byrne’s interest in the minutiae of habitats and the comforting enclosure they provide along with the discomfiting constriction of anonymity. show more

  • Throughout the film, a talent-rich gang of cinematographers (many doc-makers in their own right, like Approaching the Elephant's Amanda Rose Wilder and Beetle Queen Conquers Tokyo's Jessica Oreck) favor that intimacy over the big picture. show more

  • This may be one of the few rockumentaries since Stop Making Sense to tap the cinematic potential of sound and vision in a way that feels genuinely collaborative and borderline transcendental. show more

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