A Theatrical Documentary for the Domestic and International Marketplace Directed
by leslie ann coles
Coming off a successful festival run, Melody Makers will appeal to fans of music journalism, classic rock ‘n’ roll, iconic B&W analogue photography and pop culture. MELODY MAKERS chronicles the birth of rock, the ascent of musicians and Melody Maker magazines defining musical moments captured at shutter speed. Featuring ERIC BURDON (The Animals), IAN ANDERSON (Jethro Tull), YES (Steve Howe, Chris Squire, Alan White), DAVE COUSINS (The Strawbs), JUDY DYBLE (Fairport Convention), Nazareth (PETE AGNEW & DAN MCCAFFERTY), STEVE ABBOTT (UK Decay) other notable musicians, and the original staff of Melody Maker magazine.
THE HIGHLIGHT OF THE RELEASE – MELODY MAKERS IBOOK/ IDM. In tandem with the theatrical launch of Melody Makers, film maker Coles created a special edition Interactive Digital Media / iBook, an immersive experience designed for all mobile devices. The Melody Makers App will be available world wide to drive exposure and sales for the feature film. The interconnected visual journey of the IDM contains a photo gallery, trailers, interactive rock trivia games, rock picture puzzles and embedded B roll. The App and VOD releasing in Canada includes the 95 min. director’s cut to be released in Canada July 2019. Supported by Telefilm Canada.