The Music Sounds Better with Whom? (2019)

Director: Chasson Gracie

Jury Award for Best Documentary, Toronto International Short Film Festival

Festivals: Los Angeles Cine Film Festival (US); Toronto Shorts International Film Festival (TSIFF) (Canada); Toronto Short Film Festival (TSFF) (Canada); Global Shorts Film Festival (Los Angeles) (US); 2019 Music Shorts Film Festival (online) (Global); Georgia Documentary Film Festival (Atlanta) (US); Los Angeles International Short Film Festival (US); Brighton Rocks International Film Festival (UK);  jellyFest (Hollywood) (US); Indie Visions Film Festival (US); Cannes Short Film Festival (France); Best Shorts Competition (US)

As artificial intelligence continues to impact our human lives, many question still remains, including: How will artificial intelligence impact one of the most human things on earth? Music. Will pop hits be created by algorithms? Will musicians disappear from the process? How important is the artist-fan connection? We explore that in our documentary: “The Music Sounds Better with Whom?”

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Directors: Chasson Gracie, Willyum Beck

Jury Award for Best Documentary Short, Chicago LGBTQ+ International Film Festival

Festivals: Melbourne Queer Film Festival, Outfest Los Angeles, Manchester Pride, Queer Film Festival Eugene, Chicago LGBTQ+ International Film Festival, Oufest on the Road – Smith College, Long Beach OFilm Festival, Toronto Indie Doc Fest, Harlem International Film Festival, Capital City Black Film Festival, Little Rock ‘n’ Rollers Festival and Langston Hughes African American Film Festival.