UW Cinematheque - Damien Chazelle

Whiplash | USA | 2014 | DCP | 107 min. Director: Damien Chazelle

Date
Friday, February 02, 2018
Time
7 p.m.
Location
Description
Cast: Miles Teller, J.K. Simmons, Paul Reiser A talented, ambitious first year conservatory jazz drumming student (Teller) is taken under the wing of a dictatorial master instructor (Simmons) in this audacious high-wire act of filmmaking. Building off of Chazelle’s short of the same name, Whiplash is an extended drum solo of a movie that employs a virtuosic performance from Simmons and razor sharp editing to grab the viewer’s attention.
Cost
Free
Contact
262-3627, ben.reiser@wisc.edu