calm before… the rising storm, a 30-minute documentary about Calm Before, the 1967 album by The Rising Storm, has received its fourth award — the Audience Choice Award from the Colorado Festival Productions crew and the Lyons International Film Festival audience.
The movie, which was screened at the festival this month, had its premiere in August at the Juke Box International Film Festival in Carson City, Nev., where it received first place in the short documentary film category. It was shown at the Santa Cruz Film Festival in California, where it received the “Best Short Documentary Award,” and at Festival Sayulita in Mexico. where it received the award for “Best Musical Documentary.”
It also was shown at the RiverRun International Film Festival in Winston-Salem, N.C., and at the Doc’n Roll Festival in London, a British film festival that features movies about music.