The trailer for the very unusual-looking Swedish musical heist film Sound of Noise plays a bit like an ad for a heist movie scored by Kraftwerk, or maybe Battles. We see an anarchic group of artist/musicians turned criminals who somehow manage to ‘take a city hostage’ in a crime spree characterized by delusions of musical grandeur.

Does any of that make sense? Probably not, at least without seeing this trailer. So check out the Sound of Noise trailer below, and you’ll get some idea of what I’m on about, and perhaps also start to see why the movie so captivated viewers at last year’s Fantastic Fest, where it won Best Picture. Read More »