Home » Art » Music

  • What Difference Does It Make?

    “What Difference Does It Make? A Film About Making Music” is a documentary that was created by Red Bull Music Academy in order to celebrate its 15th anniversary. The film explores the challenges that a life in the music industry can bring. It also explores the many stages of development of a musician and the triumphs he or she experiences. Ultimately the film seeks to go beyond music and ask questions regarding life itself. It might be true that everyone […]

    Watch now »

  • American Juggalo

    The Insane Clown Posse are an American Hip-Hop duo from Detroit, Michigan, and perform as their alter egos known as Wicked Clowns. If this all sounds bizarre to you, you’re not alone. However, these stranger than fiction performers have a loyal following, called Juggalos. The Juggalos have created a whole subculture around the music and way of life. The second week of August is a special time for Juggalos. From all over the country, they get together at The Gathering […]

    Watch now »

  • The Heart Is a Drum Machine

    What is music? Is it a feeling, an emotion, or a vibration? And where does a musical idea start? Join today’s top artists, actors, and scholars as they tackle these questions and others in this cinematic look at what might just be a uniquely human obsession. This documentary is about the meaning and power of music. In 1976, when the Science Mission of NASA’s Voyager was being designed, a group of specialists were asked to create an interstellar message project. […]

    Watch now »

  • Favela Rising

    Of Rio de Janeiro’s over 300 favelas, or slums, the Vigario Geral favela is considered to be one of the most dangerous of them all. It’s a place where lullabies are replaced by the sound of gunshots, where nobody wants to play the cop in cops and robbers, and where a child’s most common aspiration is to become a drug lord. Police brutality is rampant and on one tragic night in 1993, officers assassinated 21 residents in an attempt to […]

    Watch now »

  •  
  • Bob Marley – Freedom Road

    Robert Nesta Marley, best known simply as Bob Marley, was an extraordinary man. Long after his death, his songs continue to inspire and motivate change in people of all races, all over the world. He was a Rastafarian and had a strong belief that peace and love can make the world a better place. And true to this, Bob Marley used his lyrics as a sword to battle against injustice. This Bob Marley documentary takes you behind the scenes and […]

    Watch now »

  • What Ever Happened to Hip Hop?

    The originators of hip hop took their music from block parties of to world wide radio waves within a short period of time. During the early years, the music and message explored humanity, politics, and street life.

    Watch now »

  • TJ HORN – Controlled by Rhythm

    TJ HORN – Controlled by Rhythm

    We have a special interview for you with the creator of TJ HORN – CONTROLLED BY RHYTHM. A documentary about a self-taught drummer.

    Watch now »

  • Protest Music and the Modern Age

    Protest Music and the Modern Age

    Protest Music and the Modern Age. Director Carl Carver has contacted documentarystorm and asked for people to see his film and give feedback. Is protest music dead?

    Watch now »

  •  
  • PressPausePlay

    The digital revolution of the last decade has unleashed creativity and talent in an unprecedented way, with unlimited opportunities. But does democratized culture mean better art or is true talent instead drowned out?

    Watch now »

  • Everything is a Remix

    Everything is a Remix: in four parts. Digital technology has made everything into a remix: our photographs, our videos, our songs, our memories are a constant re-imagining, re-positioning, and re-filtering. Vacation photos get an instant lomo finish. Glee and youtube take popular songs and do ‘mashups.’  An exploration of remixes on our lives.

    Watch now »

  • Al Jazeera: Artscape: Maestro’s Daughters

    Al Jazeera: Artscape: Maestro’s Daughters

    Artscape is an extraordinary series highlighting the various forms of art across the world. It showcases the artistic forces that are behind the some of the globe’s headline stories. Are you creative? How do you express yourself? 25 minutes long.

    Watch now »

  • Ladies and Gentlemen, Mr. Leonard Cohen

    Here is a very special treat: a rare Leonard Cohen documentary that was made BEFORE his first album. “I can feel myself changing into a completely different kind of man,” Leonard says in the film. A few minutes later, we see him picking up his guitar. Shot years before he became a singer.

    Watch now »

  •