EDM On The Big Screen
If your into the EDM scene, chances are you might have looked into rave or EDM type movies. Since Electric Visions likes to follow and post about EDM in film and videos, whether it be fictional, documentaries or event trailers, we thought it would be nice to put together a short list of our favorite films that involve the scene. Starting off in the year 1999 with ‘Human Traffic’ and ending in 2011 with the upcoming film ‘Irvine Welsh’s Ecstasy’, we have a little over 10 years of films for you to check out.
Life begins when the sun goes down for a group of party-prone friends attending an L.A. rave. The music starts and the dream begins as party-goer Puck gives them each a sample of his “love potion”.
This is the true story of Michael Alig, a Club Kid party organizer whose life was sent spiraling down when he bragged on television about killing his drug dealer and roommate.
Tommy Matisse, a gifted musician, undertakes an odyssey of self-discovery and tragedy in Melbourne’s dance music scene.
The story takes us through Frankie’s life from one of the best DJ’s alive, through subsequent battle with a hearing disorder, culminating in his mysterious disappearance from the scene.
A college student creates and sells a drug called ‘Z’ on campus which resurrects the living dead, who wreak havoc at a Halloween rave.
A med student, a teenage runaway, a lawyer, a drag queen, a high school basketball player, a drug dealer, and a teacher all cross paths in the Ecstasy-riddled L.A. underground party scene.
A single church-going mother desperately tries to save her two daughters from walking down the same dark path she was once on; and a young woman fights against addiction to a mysterious party drug.
A dark romantic comedy, based on the controversial book, “Ecstasy”, by Irvine Welsh. “Ecstasy”, was translated into 20 languages and was a number one bestseller in over 20 countries.