Early in the summer, a week before they left school and went their separate ways, the band Dream Diver invites a film crew in to document their first-and last-live performance. The band consists of six boys who have known each other for 10 years at a school in Rødovre for children with special needs. Guided by their teachers Andreas and Rune, the boys have found the music, and you are invited into a space-sounding universe filled with synthetic bird whistles and abstract dream lyrics.
With a camera in hand since childhood, Jonas Bang’s lifelong focus on the aesthetic got off to the earliest of starts. Today, the young Danish director has carried his fascination with image into a flourishing career in commercials, campaigns, and music videos, often with a raw and poetic touch.