THE SHOW’S THE THING: THE LEGENDARY PROMOTERS OF ROCK

Expected to Attend: Directors Molly Bernstein, Philip Dolin; various film subjects

WORLD PREMIERE When legendary talent agent Frank Barsalona handpicked promoters around the country to feature his musical acts beginning in the 1960s, he changed the shape of live music performance forever and helped skyocket the likes of the Rolling Stones, Simon & Garfunkel, David Bowie and Bon Jovi into superstardom. A hard-rocking tribute to the men who brought more than five decades of live music to millions of fans, The Show’s the Thing reveals the fascinating, untold history of this often overlooked but essential part of the music industry.

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2018 - THE SHOW'S THE THING: THE LEGENDARY PROMOTERS OF ROCK

 

 

 

 

Section:

Sonic Cinema

Themes:

Director: Molly Bernstein, Philip Dolin
Producer: EP Justus Haerder, Zach Katz, Kathy Rivkin-Daum, Winston Simone, David Simone, Steve Martin, Cathy Greenwold, Carleen Simone, Producers Molly Bernstein, Philip Dolin
Cinematographer: Eddie Marritz, Philip Dolin, Ollie Verschoyle, Carlos Diaz-Munoz
Editor: Molly Bernstein
Music: Michael Leonhart
Running Time: 97
Language: English
Country: USA
Year: 2018