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September 13, 2016 @ 7:00 am - 8:45 pmFree
To celebrate National Arts in Education Week, NHSAEF is proud to present this free screening of Big Voice, the 2016 award-winning documentary following a year in the life of Santa Monica High’s choral director, Jeff Huls. From auditions to graduation, Big Voice highlights a director’s passion for music, his efforts to achieve excellence, the challenges of his students, and the transformative power of the arts. Sponsored by NHS Arts Ed Foundation, JM Arts, & Chatham County Schools. #ArtsEdWeek #ArtsEd #CCNC
“You have beautifully represented the craft to which we choral educators have devoted our lives.…You have treated your subject matter with respect, humanity, humor, and above all veracity. I know that untold hundreds of thousands of choral singers and conductors will cherish this film.” –Dr. Scott W. Dorsey, Director of Education & Communication, American Choral Directors Association
“Big Voice is a passionate and beautiful film that shows just how important the arts are to individual students and the entire community. This inspiring documentary helps spread the word that against all odds, it’s possible to have thriving music and arts programs in our schools.” –Marcy Ross, President, Skydance Television
American Documentary Film Festival
Julien Dubuque Film Festival
LA Femme Film Int’l Festival
Heartland Film Festival
Carmel Int’l Film & Arts Festival
Take 2 Hamptons Documentary Film Festival
Sonoma Film Festival
Best Family Feature, South Dakota Film Festival
Best U.S. Premiere, Documentary Feature,, Heartland Film Festival
Best Documentary Feature, NFMLA Film Festival
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