Pink (9/10/2013) 6
opens it and slips inside.
By the age of ten, Traps the Boy Wonder
his teens, Buddy Rich was well on his way
TALKING HEAD #1
to have been born with music in his
blood. He grasped it intuitively, in a
way you and I just can’t.
TALKING HEAD #2
You check out the old stuff, man. You look
TALKING HEAD #2 (O.S.) (CONT’D)
You just can’t teach that. That kind of
You either got it or you don’t.
WE FADE OUT.
years. This is NASSAU BAND, one of Shaffer’s lower-level jazz
rate. A few third-years are here, too -- including a red-head
drummer with the body of a linebacker. RYAN CONNOLLY.
Synopsis: Andrew Neiman (Miles Teller) is an ambitious young jazz drummer, in pursuit of rising to the top of his elite music conservatory. Terence Fletcher (J.K. Simmons), an instructor known for his terrifying teaching methods, discovers Andrew and transfers the aspiring drummer into the top jazz ensemble, forever changing the young man's life. But Andrew's passion to achieve perfection quickly spirals into obsession, as his ruthless teacher pushes him to the brink of his ability and his sanity.