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CMW 2014 Film Fest Lineup Pays Homage to Musical Legends

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CMW 2014 Film Fest Lineup Pays Homage to Musical Legends – Jimi Hendrix

CMW 2014 Film Fest

The seventh annual CMW Film Fest announces programming for this year’s screenings being held on May 8th to 10th at Toronto’s The Royal Cinema. Presented by Tribute Entertainment Media Group, this year’s festival once again will showcase an eclectic mix of movie premieres and special screenings.

A number of films this year pay homage to musical legends and their long-lasting influence on music and culture. Featured films include: Finding Fela – the story of Fela Anikulapo Kuti’s life, his music, his social and political importance; JIMI: All By My Side – a revealing biopic of Jimi Hendrix from Academy Award winner, John Ridley (12 Years A Slave); Looking for Johnny: The Legend of Johnny Thunders – covering the life of Thunders, (New York Dolls, Heartbreaker) a defining figure in punk rock and the 1970s New York music scene; Heaven Adores You – an intimate, meditative inquiry into the life and music of Elliott Smith; Lukas Moodysson’s acclaimed coming-of-age film, We Are the Best!; and Frank – an oddball band comedy starring Michael Fassbender and Maggie Gyllenhaal.

 

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