The trailer for Trimpin: The Sound of Invention which will make its debut at SXSW 2009.

Trimpin: The Sound of Invention is an amusing journey through the sonic world of an eccentric creative genius. Artist/inventor/engineer/composer Trimpin shuns the hype and hyperbole of the commercial art world – yet his freewheeling sculptures and outrageous musical experiments are cherished by museums all over the planet.

Filmed over two years, this cinema verite documentary feature follows the artist/inventor as he devises a perpetual motion machine, builds a 20-meter tower of automatic electric guitars, and collaborates with the Kronos Quartet on an outrageous world premiere. The film will delight anyone interested in the mysteries, pitfalls, and sheer joy of creative experiment.

Film Info

1 min 12 sec Duration
  • Posted: March 11, 2009
  • Director: Peter Esmonde
  • Writer: Unknown or Not Available
  • Studio: Independent
  • Release: 2009
  • Cast: Trimpin, The Kronos Quartet, Conlon Nancarrow

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