A Joyful Sound of Noise

Every so often you see a movie that you wish desperately to happen in reality. Sound of Noise (2010) is definitely one. At least for us weird artist types. Sound of Noise is basically a film about a group of musical Banksies. The best, concise description of it is a musical, crime caper with a touch of magical realism thrown in.  It follows six drummers around an anonymous European city as they (very disruptively) perform four movements of their avant-garde symphony on . . . uh, meticulously improvised . . . instruments. True to life, their acts are noticed by the police, who are desperately trying to track them down led by a tone-deaf, music-hating detective.  Read More