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Eye on Sound: POP!

on the close bond between pop music and film

Rapper Tupac Shakur, pop legend David Bowie and singer-songwriter Björk: what do they have in common and what’s their connection with Eye? Discover it in Eye on Sound: POP!, a programme on the close bond between pop music and film. With feature films, documentaries, live performances and talk shows.

Whether it’s rock ’n roll, soul, pop, punk, rock or rap: pop and film have been close companions for decades. Jailhouse RockPulp FictionDo the Right Thing or 24 Hour Party People: music carries a film, films pick their own music. High time to celebrate this warm and multifaceted embrace at Eye.

  • Juice (Ernest Dickerson)

  • The Virgin Suicides (Sofia Coppola)

  • Velvet Goldmine (Todd Haynes)

  • Control (Anton Corbijn)

  • Dancer in the Dark (Lars von Trier)

For those of you who want more than films, there are five specials: evening-long events with live performances, talk shows and film clips.

Eye on Sound: POP! is a programme in two parts; part two is scheduled for 2021.

The Sound of Jarmusch 
Jacco Gardner scores: Faust

6 September 2020
Jacco Gardner scores: Faust
Murnau’s adaptation of the well-known German folk tale about an elderly professor who sells his soul to the devil in exchange for youth. Multi-instrumentalist Jacco Gardner wrote a new score for this film on behalf of the Cinématèque française in 2017. This extraordinary show now finally premieres in the Netherlands as part of Eye on Sound’s Pop! programme.

De Staat on The Big Screen 
Subbacultcha & Eye Present: Soundtracks for the

24 September 2020
Subbacultcha & Eye Present: Soundtracks for the
Three pop bands producing a brand new score to three short films live! 

Agenda

Tuesday, 29 Sep 2020

  • 14:15
    29 Sep 2020
    White Riot
    film

    White Riot

    Rubika Shah, GB 2019

    Voices were also raised in protest against racism before Black Lives Matter. The documentary White...

Wednesday, 30 Sep 2020

  • 19:00
    30 Sep 2020
    White Riot
    film

    White Riot

    Rubika Shah, GB 2019

    Voices were also raised in protest against racism before Black Lives Matter. The documentary White...

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