What are the odds of a band making it in modern rock-n-roll?
As it turns out, they’re staggering. See just how long and difficult the road to success can be in the documentary A Band in a Jam. The film chronicles the struggles of Chester Brown, a jam band out of northern Indiana, as they pursue a musical career while still having to pay the bills at home. Watch the band play a seemingly endless string of bar venues, culminating in their very first outdoor festival which they completely managed themselves. With commentary from industry professionals and a statistics professor along the way, you’ll see how hard it can be to choose between chasing your dream and taking care of your loved ones.
For more info on Chester Brown go to chesterbrown.org/
and follow them on twitter @Chester_Brown
Part comedian, part philosopher, and part fist-shaking rebel, Phil van Hest has a lot on his mind. A veteran comic, he has performed at the IndyFringe Festival for years where he’s received rave reviews. Watch as we follow Phil on his sometimes thankless journey from one festival to another, from Day One where he battles the empty page and the absence of jokes to Day Done when he will have performed his act for Fringe Festival audiences in four major Midwest cities. Be ready to laugh and cringe at the same time
So, what does the Mayor do all day? We decided to follow him for a day to find out. An
interesting & uncompromising look at Indianapolis’s top governing official and his
daily duties. Produced locally and independently.
On October 29th, 2009, 32 MCs from central Indiana battled for cash and the right to rule as #1 in the 317. Filmed at the Emerson Theater in Indianapolis, this epic lyrical throw-down has never been released in its entirety till now Brilliant, savage, and raw—you’ve never seen anything like it anywhere else!