Sounds of the Summer

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From the mainstream radio stations to the local art galleries, filmmaker Travis Houze sits down with some of the most influential names in urban local music in the Washington D.C. Metro Area. He gets a chance to speak with well recognized DJ's and art curators as they speak on their experiences working within their field and their hopes for national recognition.


- Featured in the "Short Film Competition" in the 2019 DC Black Theatre and Film Festival on June 25th 2019.

- Nominated Semi-Finalist in the Out of Focus Music Video Festival in 2019.

- Nominated for “Film of the Year” in the 2017 Titan Arts Awards.

- Featured spotlight on “Good Day DC” on May 26th, 2017 with film director Travis Houze along with Roc Nation’s A&R Rel Carter and Radio Host Tony Redz.


Film Review from Indyred

Interview with Black Talent TV


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