A portrait of the dark and tortured world of artist Matt Elliott, who opens up in rehearsals, interviews or writings. With disturbing clarity of expression, Elliott discusses his depression and the magic of inspiration, or reveals his heartfelt political opinions.
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A noob fan. Makes me want to party to thx-1138 like it's post nein-11 2002.
I had to hunt down the howling song that got stuck in my head for a whole week after hearing it.
Engaging conversation with Elliott about the source of his inspiration. I think it's important to remember that the intention of sharing his thoughts was not to push a certain world view, but just to explain how it ends up seeping into his musical expression. The film pairs simplistic images with monochrome colors to draw the focus of the viewer to the sound; specifically, the rupturing depth of the soundtrack.