Hearts Beat Loud
Date: Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018
Location: Bow Tie Squire Cinemas (115 Middle Neck Road, Great Neck)
Brett Haley | USA | English | 96min | Narrative
In the hip Brooklyn neighborhood of Red Hook, single dad and record store owner Frank (Nick Offerman) is preparing to send his hard-working daughter Sam (Kiersey Clemons) off to college, while being forced to close his vintage shop. Hoping to stay connected through their shared musical passions, Frank urges Sam to turn their weekly “jam sesh” into a father-daughter live act. After their first song becomes an Internet breakout, the two embark on a journey of love, growing up and musical discovery.
Nick Offerman, Kiersey Clemons, Ted Danson, Toni Collette, Sasha Lane, Blythe Danner, Quincy Dunn-Baker, Alex Reznik, Andrea Morales, Michael Abbott Jr.
SPECIAL GUEST SPEAKER (via Skype): Keegan DeWitt | Film Composer
Keegan DeWitt is one of the more versatile and exciting young composers working in film and TV in 2018. Whether adding a refreshing voice to larger projects at HBO, SHOWTIME and FOX, or collaborating alongside notable independent filmmakers; his work crosses a large tapestry of styles and demands attention with its originality and emotion.
Over the past 5 years, Keegan has brought 15 films to the Sundance Film Festival; titles that would go on to garner an Academy Award, multiple Sundance Audience Awards, and an Independent Spirit Award. His work can also be heard on HBO’s “Divorce”. In addition to this, Keegan continues to expand on previous collaborative relationships with exciting young directors that have helped make his work a mainstay at festivals worldwide.
Alongside his work as a composer, he has performed as a singer-songwriter and was founding member of the band Wild Cub. Their song “Thunder Clatter” found success at radio and took them around the globe, with appearances on Jimmy Fallon and Conan Obrien.BUY TICKETS