Broken Orchestra

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World Showcase Shorts Program 5
Streaming on Hot Docs at Home Thu, May 28, 2020 - Wed, Jun 24, 2020
Available until June 24
A collection of exceptional stories from around the world including Día de la Madre, Once the Dust Has Settled, Broken Orchestra, Tears Teacher, and Hydebank.
Film Info
Country Listing:Canada
Premiere Status:Toronto Premiere
Festival Info
Festival Year:2020
Program Category:Shorts
Cast/Crew Info
Director(s):Charlie Tyrell
Producer(s):Julie Baldassi
Executive Producer(s):Mona Panchal
Anna Holmes
Ryan Chanatry
Editor(s):Michael Barker
Writer(s):Josef Beeby
Charlie Tyrell
Cinematography:Chet Tilokani
Composer:Colin Sigor
David Lang
Sound:Joe Coupal


This short film is part of World Showcase Shorts Program 5.

Inventively peppered with elements of animation, this film profiles the educators and advocates of the Symphony for a Broken Orchestra—a project that mobilized a community to repair hundreds of instruments for students, in response to funding cuts for music education programs in Philadelphia. Mariam Zaidi

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