American Utopia

Dir: Spike Lee
Cast: David Byrne, Jacqueline Acevedo, Gustavo Di Dalva
105mins   2020   US   12A   English   

Part of Cinecity 2020 - The Brighton Film Festival

In Spike Lee's newest joint, the acclaimed director captures former Talking Head's frontman David Byrne's wildly popular Broadway show, American Utopia, by giving the musical stage production a platform of immersive, dynamic cinema that radiates with astounding performances, inventive contemporary dance and political urgency.

'It's a treat for Byrne fans, and could well make converts' - Peter Bradshaw, The Guardian


Sat 7 November