This filmed version of the electrifying Broadway musical sensation brings Oscar®, Grammy®, and Golden Globe-winning® musician David Byrne (Talking Heads) together with 11 musical artists from around the world to perform songs from across Byrne’s career.

American Utopia poster

Directed by Oscar® winner Spike Lee, David Byrne’s American Utopia is a groundbreaking cinematic event that inspires audiences to connect with each other and with the global community. This filmed version of the electrifying Broadway musical sensation brings Oscar®, Grammy®, and Golden Globe-winning® musician David Byrne (Talking Heads) together with 11 musical artists from around the world to perform songs from across Byrne’s career. Hailed by the Hollywood Reporter as “pure bliss,” the performance is a joyful celebration of music and dance, a call to action to engage in our democracy, and an invitation to reimagine our own utopias. Featuring never-before-seen footage and a special introduction by David Byrne.

Directed by

Spike Lee
David Byrne

Produced by

David Byrne
Spike Lee

American Utopia poster