A Matter of Degrees


1h 28m 1990

Brief Synopsis

A college senior, bemoaning the lack of social ideals in an era of yuppie selfishness, seeks inspiration from an alternative radio station.

Film Details

Also Known As
Matter of Degrees
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1990
Production Company
Fox Lorber Associates; Sundance Institute
Location
Providence, Rhode Island, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 28m

Synopsis

A college senior, bemoaning the lack of social ideals in an era of yuppie selfishness, seeks inspiration from an alternative radio station.

Crew

Ashwin Batish

Song Performer ("Star Magic")

Ashwin Batish

Song

D Boon

Song ("Max And Wells")

Fred Burham

Sound

Curtiss Clayton

Editor

Elizabeth Cohen

Casting

John Coltrane

Song Performer ("Little Melonae")

Evan Dando

Song ("Stove")

John Doe

Song Performer ("A Matter Of Degrees")

John Doe

Song

Eric Dolphy

Song

Eric Dolphy

Song Performer ("G W")

Mikey Dread

Song

Mikey Dread

Song Performer ("Saturday Night Style")

Jim Dunbar

Song Producer ("Stove")

Jim Dunbar

Music

Jakki Fink

Casting

Bonita Flanders

Set Decorator

Black Francis

Song ("Where Is My Mind")

Mark Friedberg

Production Designer

Andy Gill

Song Producer ("Homer")

Lynn Goldner

Co-Producer

George Gund

Funding

Kirsten Hersh

Song ("Matter Of Degrees")

Gene Holder

Song Producer ("Movie Song")

Faith Hope

Song Publishing ("A Matter Of Degrees")

George Hurley

Song ("The Anchor")

Ethan James

Song Producer ("Max And Wells")

Rickie Lee Jones

Song ("Need Some")

Pepe Kalle

Song Performer ("Bilala Lala")

Pepe Kalle

Song

Barbra Katz

Associate Producer

Roy Kissin

Producer

Scott Kraus

Song ("Cry")

Raoul Madera

Assistant Director

Tony Maimone

Song ("Cry")

Jack Mason

Screenwriter

Brownie Mcghee

Song

Brownie Mcghee

Song Performer ("Blue Feeling")

Jackie Mclean

Song ("Little Melonae")

Paul Moen

Associate Producer

Thelonious Monster

Song Performer

W T Morgan

Screenwriter

Mark Mulcahey

Song ("Homer")

Charlie Mullin

Editor

Ray Neal

Song ("Homer")

Frank Orrall

Song ("Pulling Touch")

Randall Poster

Producer

Randall Poster

Screenwriter

Allen Ravenstine

Song ("Cry")

Paul G Ryan

Director Of Photography

Davitt Sigerson

Song Producer ("A Matter Of Degrees")

Sommer

Song ("Grow Wild")

Ed Stasium

Song Producer ("What In The World")

John H Stout

Associate Producer

Yo La Tengo

Song Performer ("Movie Song")

Sonny Terry

Song Performer ("Blue Feeling")

David Clayton Thomas

Song ("Cry")

Ginger Tougas

Art Direction

Mike Watt

Songs ("The Anchor" "Max And Wells" "History Lesson--Part Ii")

Film Details

Also Known As
Matter of Degrees
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1990
Production Company
Fox Lorber Associates; Sundance Institute
Location
Providence, Rhode Island, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 28m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States 1991

Released in United States Fall September 13, 1991

Released in United States February 1990

Released in United States January 22, 1990

Released in United States October 1990

Released in United States October 1991

Released in United States on Video December 5, 1991

Shown at American Film Market (AFM) in Santa Monica February 28 - March 8, 1991.

Shown at Berlin Film Festival (Panorama) February 9-20, 1990.

Shown at Chicago International Film Festival October 12-25, 1991.

Shown at MIFED in Milan October 22 & 25-26, 1990.

Shown at Mill Valley Film Festival October 4-11, 1990.

Shown at the Independent Feature Film Market October 2-12, 1990.

Shown at United States Film Festival Park City, Utah January 22, 1990.

Film was developed at the Sundance Institute.

Ultra-Stereo

Released in United States 1991 (Shown at American Film Market (AFM) in Santa Monica February 28 - March 8, 1991.)

Released in United States January 22, 1990 (Shown at United States Film Festival Park City, Utah January 22, 1990.)

Released in United States February 1990 (Shown at Berlin Film Festival (Panorama) February 9-20, 1990.)

Released in United States Fall September 13, 1991

Released in United States October 1991 (Shown at Chicago International Film Festival October 12-25, 1991.)

Released in United States on Video December 5, 1991

Released in United States October 1990 (Shown at Mill Valley Film Festival October 4-11, 1990.)

Released in United States October 1990 (Shown at the Independent Feature Film Market October 2-12, 1990.)

Released in United States October 1990 (Shown at MIFED in Milan October 22 & 25-26, 1990.)