Sounds Good: Music Themed Movies
Third Wednesday of the Month at 7 p.m.
January 16 - Joyeux Noel (2005) Film based on the remarkable true story of the Christmas truces along the front lines in World War 1, precipitated in many cases by soldiers singing in their trenches, only yards (meters) apart.
February 20 - Story of the Weeping Camel (2004) A Mongolian shepherding family has to recruit a musician who can perform a ceremony to help a camel accept her new colt. “Sweeping vistas and magical photography”. The camels are very expressive and have great screen presence.
March 20 - Songcatcher (2001) A musicologist in the early 1900’s, stopped in her career tracks by sexism, leaves the conservatory to go to Appalachia to document and collect folk music.