Sound Unseen Film Festival: The Sad & Beautiful World of Sparklehorse

Presented by Sound Unseen

Saturday, November 12, 2016
7:15 pm / Doors open at 6:30pm

Tickets: $12/$10 in advance

"The Sad and Beautiful World of Sparklehorse" is a feature length music documentary on singer-songwriter Mark Linkous. A cult and hugely influential figure in the alternative music scene, the critically-acclaimed Linkous had a dramatic life that saw him battle with drug and alcohol addiction, paralysis, and debilitating mental illness that resulted in his eventual suicide.

Dir. Alex Crowton & Bobby Dass, 85 min, 2016, United Kingdom, Blu-Ray

Preceded by: Chris Connelly - Mistreated and Wild

"Mistreated and Wild" is the official music video from Chris Connelly's album 'Decibels from Heart', available on Cleopatra Records. Singers Chris Connelly and Claire Massey also perform in Sons of the Silent Age singing the songs of David Bowie and the video references Claire putting on Chris' 'Bowie' make-up before a performance. "Mistreated and Wild" is Shayna Connelly's second video for her husband and her first collaboration with graphic designer Chris Kalis.

Dir. Shayna Connelly, 5 min, 2016, United States


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