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The Film:

Music is one of the greatest of all human experiences; millions of us fall under its spell every day, and it engages more parts of the brain than any other human activity. But what if you lost the ability to hear it? Could you find music again... and could music find you?

Lost and Sound is a moving creative documentary, made by a partially deaf filmmaker.

It weaves its way through a startling world of sound and silence, via the ears and brains of three unusual people as they try to re-discover music: a dancer deaf since birth, a young pianist who lost her hearing as a baby, and a music critic facing sudden partial deafness.

The Filmmakers:

Director/Producer: Lindsey Dryden
Producer: Kat Mansoor
Exec Producer: Tom Roberts
Director of Photography: Peter Emery
Editors: Tim Grabham, Adam Lavis, Wayne Bentley
Edit Consultants: Ben Chanan, Tom Fulford
Story Consultant: Fernanda Rossi
Original Music: Nikky French
Sound Design: Duncan Warrick
Sound Recording: Jeet Thakrar
Associate Producers: Will Hood, Adam Lavis

Featured experts: Dr David Eagleman, Philip Ball, Prof Nigel Osborne, Dr Katie Overy, Prof David Huron, Dr Robert Zatorre

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