In stages of sensual images, we experience through the documentary ‚What Difference Does It Make’‘ the creation process of musicians at the Red Bull Music Academy in New York. Director Ralf Schmerberg goes on an exhilarating trip through the world of people who’ve dedicated their lives to music and lets artists such as Brian Eno, Lee ‘Scratch’ Perry and James Murphy talk about their creativity.
devotion to music
He reports not only about the big names and their devotion to music, drugs, talent and success, but also the less known artists from the music academy. We get a glimpse into the world of musicians who are at the start of their careers and also from those whose careers started long ago.
Text / Translation: Janine