Hypnotic Brass Ensemble

Celebrating the Factory 25 release of Brothers Hypnotic

Hypnotic Brass Ensemble

Live band performance and screening of scenes from Brothers Hypnotic, a documentary by Reuben Atlas

Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017

Doors: 8:00 pm / Show: 8:30 pm

$12.00 - $15.00

This event is 21 and over

$12 in advance; $15 day of show

Hypnotic Brass Ensemble
Hypnotic Brass Ensemble
Seven Sons Of Jazz Great Phil Cohran, These Blood Brothers Come From An Extraordinary Musical Family. HBE are seven brothers from the south side of Chicago. Together they have toured throughout Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa and South America playing with everyone from Prince, Mos Def , Mick Jones (The Clash) and Damon Albarn (Blur, Gorillaz). They’ve performed Coachella, WOMAD AU, Jazz at Lincoln Center, The Sydney Opera House and Carnegie Hall. The documentary film Brothers Hypnotic, explores their music, work ethic, life and experience of being raised by their jazz legend father Phil Cohran. After screening in major cities and festivals, it aired on PBS. Their song, “War” was featured in the blockbuster hit movie, Hunger Games.
Live band performance and screening of scenes from Brothers Hypnotic, a documentary by Reuben Atlas
Reuben Atlas/Director of Brothers Hypnotic:

REUBEN ATLAS is an award-winning New York based producer, director, and former lawyer. His first film, a feature music documentary, Brothers Hypnotic, premiered at the SXSW Film Festival. A co-production with ITVS and NTR, the film broadcast internationally and on PBS' Independent Lens and is distributed by Factory 25. He recently co-directed with Jerry Rothwell the Netflix and Arte funded wine fraud documentary, Sour Grapes, which premiered at Hotdocs and is distributed by Dogwoof and Gravitas. He recently produced and directed with Sam Pollard, an ITVS, Sundance Institute, NBPC, Gucci Tribeca, and IDA Pare Lorentz grant supported film about the controversial community group, ACORN, called ACORN and the Firestorm. It premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival. Previously, he worked at a maximum-security prison, a music law firm, and at Legal Aid.

Factory 25:

Factory 25 is a home for conceptually provocative narratives and documentaries. F25's mission is to deliver specialized film and music titles in an aesthetically captivating way while exposing the indie world to under-the-radar films, music, and other curiosities theatrically, digitally, on TV, VOD, via subscription, limited edition DVDs with vinyl LPs and books. Factory 25 headquarters are in Brooklyn, New York.
Venue Information:
Brooklyn Bowl
61 Wythe Avenue
Brooklyn, NY, 11249

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