POST-PUNK POST-MUSIC POST-FASHION POST-CULTURE
Shine So Cold
After a 2016 premiere at the International Documentary Festival Amsterdam, screenings at select film and music festivals, and exclusive access for crowd-sourcing donors, Walking in the Opposite Direction is finally available for streaming to the general public.
Among the most respectful and engrossing music documentaries of the decade, interviews with Adrian Borland's close family (his late father, among others), friends, and collaborators narrate a deeply detailed story of the origins and accomplishments of Borland's creative genius and the heart-wrenching, gradual disintegration of his mental health.
Long-time The Sound fans will be gripped by this insightful documentary while casual listeners of post-punk will appreciate the time-capsule aspect of the era covered herein. Viewers will find this piece empathetic and moving, reflecting on it for weeks or months to come.