The Music's Gonna Get You Through

A look at a creative and music jazz camp in New Orleans for blind and visually-impaired teenagers run by master musician Henry Butler.

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APT Presentation
Premiere Date
October 1, 2010
60 minutes
Funding Initiative
Open Call

Gabrielle Mullem


Tim Watson

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The Film

In New Orleans, a group of blind and visually-impaired teenagers from across the country gather to study with master musician Henry Butler at his creative music and jazz camp. The Music's Gonna Get You Through documents the camp's inaugural 2003 session and follows Butler and his campers as they use music to navigate life's challenges.