NY Gypsy Fest 2013 Brasslands

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NY Gypsy Fest 2013 Brasslands

Brasslands is a feature documentary about Balkan brass music at the world’s largest brass band festival, in rural Serbia, directed by the Meerkat Media Collective. Brasslands recently premiered at the 2013 Los Angeles Film Festival.

SYNOPSIS :
Once a year, a tiny Serbian village explodes with brass cacophony and riotous celebration as more than half a million music fans descend upon Guča, the world’s largest trumpet competition. Amidst a cast of defending Serbian champions and struggling Roma Gypsies, an unlikely brass band from New York City, Zlatne Uste, voyages to represent the United States only a decade after NATO bombs rocked Belgrade. They will be the first Americans ever to compete at Guča. Brasslands offers an intimate and visceral portrait of how the hopes and fears of this diverse group of characters collide in their search for common ground and musical ecstasy.

NY Gypsy Fest will only be the second time Brasslands is screened publicly in New York.

Event Price : Adv $12 and Door $15 (includes screening & live show) & $10 at door for live show-only

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NY Gypsy Fest 2013 Brasslands
Event Category: Live Music
When: September 22, 2013
Time: 8:00pm
Where: Drom
More Info: http://www.dromnyc.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/dromNY
Twitter: https://twitter.com/dromnyc


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