The trailer for the Spike Lee-directed adaptation of David Byrne’s American Utopia is here.
The film is a recording of David Byrne’s broadway production, American Utopia, which ran from October 2019 to February 2020 at Hudson Theatre.
“David Byrne’s American Utopia brings the critically acclaimed Broadway show to HBO in a one-of-a-kind film directed by Oscar and Emmy-winner Spike Lee,” the trailer’s description reads. “Recorded during its run at Broadway’s Hudson Theatre in New York City, David Byrne is joined by an ensemble of 11 musicians, singers, and dancers from around the globe, inviting audiences into a joyous dreamworld where human connection, self-evolution, and social justice are paramount.”
Watch the teaser for David Byrne’s American Utopia below.
David Byrne’s American Utopia is set for release on October 17th.