PG | | Comedy, Drama, Family
A new kid in town assembles a fledgling rock band -- together, they achieve their dreams and compete against the best in the biggest event of the year, a battle of the bands.
In the scene with Will and Sa5m in front of CBGB's, the iconic bar's facade was built on a set in Austin TX. But for the reverse, the crew filmed in NYC on the corner of Bleecker St and the Bowery. For continuity to match in TX and NY, some of the extras that cross in that scene are the key members of the crew that traveled to NYC, the first AD K.C. Hodenfield, the cinematographer Eric Steelberg, and the costume designer Ernesto Martinez
Dear David Bowie, first thing we need is a brass section. Though, granted. Van Buren has a limited pool to choose from.
Will: The pianists around here are all classical.
Will: If Arcade Fire can have a cello, we can have a cello.
Will: Need a hand?
Irene (Cello): Need a Stanford-Binet ...
The shot of Sa5m's name in Will's hand is on unlined paper because they were filmed at different times. Will's hands belonged to a stand in who was on set after both Vanessa and Gaelan had returned to their trailers.
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