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Sound Unseen 16: Film & Music Festival

  • McNally Smith College of Music 19 East Exchange Street Saint Paul, MN, 55101 United States (map)

The 16th annual Sound Unseen film/music/art festival is right around the corner. Starting Wed. Nov 11 through Sun. Nov 15, we'll be screening 30+ films, at four venues (McNally Smith College of Music, Trylon microcinema, Bryant Lake Bowl and Amsterdam Bar & Hall) with special musical guests and plenty of visiting filmmakers attending the screenings.

Tickets are now on sale on our website at

And don't forget to spread the word to your friends, family, co-workers, girlfriends, boyfriends, wives, husbands, ex's, and anyone humanly possible. We are a volunteer based organization and rely on the kindness of our friends and strangers.

Hope to see you at the festival! 

Wednesday, November 11
8 p.m., Mavis!, McNally Smith College of Music with special muscial guest Mina Moore.

Thursday, November 12
7 p.m.: No Manifesto: A Film on Manic Street Preacher, Trylon Microcinema
7 p.m.: Rocksteppy, Bryant Lake Bowl Theatre
7:15 p.m.:The Scorpions: Forever and a Day, McNally Smith
9 p.m.: Keep in Touch, Trylon microcinema
9:15 p.m.: Sound Unseen’s Secret Screening, McNally Smith
9:30 p.m.: I Am Thor, Bryant Lake Bowl

Friday, November 13
7 p.m.: Heart of a Dog, Trylon microcinema
7:15 p.m.: The Glamour & The Squalor, McNally Smith
9 p.m.: Live From UB, Trylon microcinema
9:15 p.m.: Theory of Obscurity: A Film about The Residents, McNally Smith

Saturday, November 14
1:15 p.m.: Landfill Harmonic, McNally Smith
3:15 p.m.: Breaking a Monster, McNally Smith
5:15 p.m.: Morphine: Journey of Dreams, McNally Smith
7 p.m.: Revival: The Sam Bush Story, Trylon microcinema
7:15 p.m.: The Damned: Don’t You Wish That We Were Dead, McNally Smith (TBA music guest)
9 p.m.: What’s Happening! The Beatles in the USA, Trylon microcinema
9:15 p.m.: As I AM: The Life & Times of DJ AM, McNally Smith

Sunday, November 15
1:15 p.m.: Made in Japan, McNally Smith (FREE SCREENING)
3:15 p.m.: Sound Unseen Shorts Program, McNally Smith (FREE SCREENING)
5:00 p.m.: Soldiers of Music: Rostropovich Returns to Russia, Trylon microcinema
5:15 p.m.: The Winding Stream, McNally Smith (FREE SCREENING)
6:30 p.m.: Akounak Tedalat Taha Tazoughai (Rain The Color Of Blue With A Little Red In It), Amsterdam Bar & Hall
7 p.m.: Gimme Shelter, Trylon microcinema
7 p.m.: Never Get Tired, Bryant Lake Bowl
9:30 p.m.: Revolution, Riot Grrrl Style, Bryant Lake Bowl

Earlier Event: November 7
7th Annual Tweed Ride