Sound Unseen is proud to present the MN premiere of “The Seeds: Pushin’ Too Hard” with director Neil Norman in attendance.
Date: Wednesday, July 10, 2019 I DOORS AT 6:30PM/SHOW AT 7:00PM
Venue: The Trylon Cinema, 2820 E. 33rd St, Minneapolis, MN 55406
Cost: $12 in advance / $12 at the door
Using vintage footage, rare photos, memorabilia and audio, and fresh interviews with band members and associates as well as notable fans and observers, “Pushin’ Too Hard” relates the bizarre rage-to-riches-to-rags tale of the rock quartet who took Los Angeles by storm in the mid-60s.
The band‘s story is examined in detail in “The Seeds: Pushin’ Too Hard.” All four original Seeds are represented, alongside auxiliary members, band associates, and contemporaries such as Kim Fowley, Bruce Johnston of The Beach Boys, and Johnny Echols of Love. Major fans like Iggy Pop and The Bangles weigh in on what The Seeds meant to them. Narration is by noted author Miss Pamela Des Barres.
“The Seeds: Pushin’ Too Hard” is directed by Neil Norman, produced by Alec Palao, and edited by Dan Schaarschmidt. Award-winning director Norman and four-time Grammy nominee Palao have spent the past six years developing the project. The movie is accompanied by a major overhaul of the Seeds’ catalog and the gripping original soundtrack on GNP Crescendo and Ace/Big Beat Records in the UK.
Dir. Neil Norman, 2014, USA, 90 min, HD