• Wed-Thu, Apr 2-3

    OUR VINYL WEIGHS A TON

    Dir. Jeff Broadway, USA, 2014, 93 min., NR, DCP
    Official Website

    Hot off its March premiere at South by Southwest is a feature-length documentary about avant-garde Los Angeles-based record label Stones Throw Records. Under the direction of founder and world-renowned DJ Peanut Butter Wolf, Stones Throw has consistently released critically acclaimed, left-of-center albums since its founding in 1996. Drawing on live concert footage, never-before-seen archival material, inner-circle home video and photographs and in-depth interviews with the folks who put Stones Throw on the map, OUR VINYL WEIGHS A TON delves deeper into the label's enigmatic artists, history, culture and global following. Among those featured in the film are Kanye West, Common, Mike D, Questlove and Snoop Dogg.