Festivals & Screenings:

June 30th

Blue Note Jazz Festival - MoCADA

Brooklyn, NY

June 25th

California African American Museum

Los Angeles, CA

May 8th


San Christobal, Chiapas, Mexico

May 2nd

Puerto Escondido

Oaxaca, Mexico
Photo from the screening in Brooklyn
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April 19th

Bellgrave Hall

Leeds, UK

April 12th

Funky Elephant festival

Helenski, Finland

March 17th

Band on the Wall

Manchester, UK

Feb. 12th

South Arts Southern Circuit Tour

Wallace St. Community College, Hanceville, AL

Feb. 11th

South Arts Southern Circuit Tour

Clemson University, Clemson, SC

Feb. 10th

South Arts Southern Circuit Tour

Morris Museum of Art, Augusta, GA

Feb. 8th, 2015

South Arts Southern Circuit Tour

Winder Cultural Arts Center, Winder,GA

July 17th, 2014

Jackie Robinson Park Bandshell

Harlem, NY

June 26th


Los Angeles, CA

June 12th

Museum of African American Culture

Houston, Texas

June 12th

San Francisco Black Film Festival

San Francisco, CA
*****WINNER- Best Documentary*****

June 6th

Bloor Cinema

Toronto, Canada
*Canadian theatrical premiere

April 19th

Middle of the Map Festival

Kansas City, MO

April 8th

One Take Docs Series

Rochester, NY

April 7th

PBS - Independent Lens

*US television broadcast premiere

April 6th

Bare Bones Int. Film Fest

Muskogee, OK
*****WINNER- Best Music Documentary*****

April 5th

Atlanta Film Festival

Atlanta, GA

March 24th-30th

Maysles Documentary Center

Harlem, NY
*Worldwide theatrical premiere

March 24th

Alamo Drafthouse

Austin, TX

March 24th

Rialto Theater

Grayling, Michigan

March 13th

Salem Film Festival

Salem, MA

March 1st

Macon Film Festival

Macon, GA

February 27th

Noise Pop Film Festival

San Francisco, CA

February 22nd

DC Indepdent Film Festival

Washington, DC

February 19th

New Orleans Film Society

New Orleans, Louisiana

February 15th

Big Sky Film Festival

Missoula, Montana

February 11th

Stranger Than Fiction Series at the IFC Center

NY, New York

February 8th, 13th

Pan African Film Festival

Los Angeles, CA
*****WINNER- Founders Award*****

January 8th

Core Club

NY, New York

December 5th-13th

Bahamas International Film Festival

Nassau, Bahamas

November 16th, 22nd

RIDM Montreal International Documentary Film Festival

Montreal, Canada

November 16th

Sound Unseen Film Festival

Minneapolis, MN

*****WINNER- Best Documentary*****

November 14th

Leeds International Film Festival

Leeds, UK

November 2nd

Indie Memphis Film Festival

Memphis, TN

*****WINNER- Documentary Jury Prize*****

October 29th, 31st

Savannah Film Festival

Savannah, GA

*****WINNER- Best Documentary*****

October 24th-28th

Beefeater In-Edit Int. Music Doc Fest

Barcelona, Spain

*European premiere

October 22nd

Portland Art Museum

Portland, OR

REEL Music series

October 19th

Vermont International Film Festival

Burlington, VT

*Live performance by Hypnotic Brass Ensemble after the screening

October 14th, 17th, 18th

Hawaii International Film festival

Honolulu, HI

October 11th

CBGB Film Festival

NY, New York

October 6th

Antenna Documentary Festival

Sydney, Australia

*Australian premiere

September 26, 27, 30 & October 1st

Milwaukee Film Festival

Milwaukee, WI

*Opening night with the Hypnotic Brass Ensemble performing live

September 20th

BET Urban World Film Festival

NY, New York

*****HONORABLE MENTION- Best Documentary*****

September 11th

Milwaukee Film Festival

Milwaukee, WI

MFF members only special festival preview screening

August 19

Downtown Community Television Center

NY, New York

DCTV Presents film series

July 27

Film Society of Lincoln Center

NY, New York

"Sound and Vision" series

June 18

Grammy Museum

Los Angeles, CA

Special event featuring a live performance by the Hypnotic Brass Ensemble followed by a Q&A with the Hypnotic Brass Ensemble and Director, Reuben Atlas

June 16 & 19

Los Angeles Film Festival

Los Angeles, CA

May 17

Rooftop Films Summer Series

Brooklyn, NY

*Live performance by Hypnotic Brass Ensemble following screening

May 4

Montclair Film Festival

Montclair, NJ

May 1, 2, & 5


Toronto, ON, Canada

*Canadian Premiere

March 11, 14, & 16

South By Southwest (SXSW)

Austin, TX

*World Premiere