Speaking Heads will regroup on the Toronto Worldwide Movie Pageant (TIFF) on Monday, September 11, for a Q&A with Spike Lee, going down instantly after the premiere of A24’s Cease Making Sense restoration. The re-release celebrates the Jonathan Demme basic’s fortieth anniversary (ish—it got here out in 1984 after being shot in 1983). World IMAX theaters will display screen the 4K restoration and the Q&A that night time, too, adopted by a large IMAX launch on September 22 and a full theater launch every week later. Watch the official trailer under.
In an interview with Folks, David Byrne shared extra in regards to the movie’s restoration and the group’s breakup. “As a youthful particular person, I used to be not as nice to be round. After I was engaged on some Speaking Heads reveals, I used to be extra of a little bit tyrant,” he defined. “After which I discovered to loosen up, and I additionally discovered that collaborating with individuals, either side get extra if there’s relationship as a substitute of me telling everyone what to do.” Talking to his relationship together with his former bandmates as we speak, Byrne mentioned, “We’ve a cordial relationship now. We’re type of in contact, however we don’t hang around collectively.”
Toronto’s Cineplex’s Scotiabank IMAX Theatre will host the Spike Lee Q&A. Along with the theatrical re-release, Rhino will launch the complete Cease Making Sense live performance on vinyl and digitally for the primary time tomorrow (August 18).
Learn the 2018 interview “David Byrne on the Music That Made Him.”