It All Begins with a Song 6:00pm – Friday, Theater 6
It All Begins with a Song
The Story of the Nashville Songwriter
Their melodies stick in our head. Their words hook into our soul. Their
creations become the soundtrack of our lives. Yet few of us know their names.
This is a story about of one of music’s most important—and virtually unknown
forces: The Nashville songwriter.
We tell the ups and downs of writing songs for a living. From the struggles of
paying your dues, to the wonderment of putting the words to music that
We uncover the inspiration behind some of the biggest hits in country, rock
and pop. And of course, we pay homage to the greats who built the trunk of
the tree that has turned Nashville into the songwriting center of the world.
Packed full raw, stripped-down performances, this film will give you a new
appreciation of how we all connect through songs and why they are more
important than ever.
Chusy is a Sundance-winning filmmaker who’s recent work, Born in Bristol:
The Untold Story of the Birth of Country Music debuted to rave reviews at the
2016 Nashville Film Festival.
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1 Hour and 20 minutes
Forest Glen Whitehead
Lee Thomas Miller
Thom Schuyler Tony Arata
Ruby Amanfu Trent Dabbs
Directed by: Chusy
Run Time: 77 minutes