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SU17 Festival Film + Short | A Song For You: The ACL Story

  • McNally Smith College of Music 19 Exchange St. East Exchange Street Saint Paul, MN, 55101 United States (map)

Sound Unseen is proud to present the MN Premiere of "A Song For You: The Austin City Limits Story" by director Keith Maitland. This film is an official selection for the 17th Annual Sound Unseen Film + Music Festival. 

Screening date: Fri. November 11, 2016
Time: 7:30 PM
Venue: McNally Smith College of Music
Cost: $10.00 in advance / $12 at the door
Category: MN Premiere
Run Time/Year/Country: 97 min, 2016, United States, Blu-Ray


Packed wall to wall with the greatest music from Texas and beyond, with performances from Willie Nelson, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Ray Charles, Beck, Alabama Shakes, and Radiohead, "A Song For You; The Austin City Limits Story" is music to the ears of fans everywhere. This film highlights the PBS series’ evolution, proving that after 40 years, ACL is more relevant now than ever before. Featuring interviews with dozens of artists and fans, and untold insights from long-time producer Terry Lickona, "A Song For You" transcends the TV show and gives audiences a front-row seat and backstage pass to the greatest performances of the longest running music show in television history. Synopsis provided by SXSW.



Title: Excising The Heart
Director: Samuel Karow
Run Time/Year/Country/Etc: 5 min, 2016, United States, MN Premiere
Synopsis: This visual journey through one barn's demolition offers a reflection on time, decay, and man's ever-changing relationship to nature.