The Orchestra Chuck Built

2023 Official Selection: Short Film – Documentary

Former lawyer Chuck Dickerson orchestrates a remarkable change in inner-city Los Angeles, founding the Inner City Youth Orchestra of Los Angeles (ICYOLA) to address the shocking underrepresentation of Black musicians in American orchestras.

Director(s): Christopher Stoudt
Producer(s): Maryann Garger, Ryan Suffern, Bob Logan, Ainz “Brainz” Prasad
Key Cast: Charles Dickerson

Go to 2023 Official Selections – Films Page

Theatrical Screenings: All theatrical screenings are held at:
LOOK Dine-In Cinemas
128 Artsakh Avenue
Glendale, California 91206
SOFF 2023 Theatrical Screenings held from November 29 to December 3.

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Virtual Screenings: The SOFF 2023 Virtual Screenings run from Friday, December 1 to Sunday, December 10. There will be Virtual Exclusives as well as many of the films that screened at the theater.

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