ATO Records / Divided & United

3 Documentary Commercial Videos | 2014

PROJECT INFO
Commissioned to create three short documentary films exploring the Civil War's significance to American music to promote Divided & United: Songs of the American Civil War. The videos were featured via The Wall Street Journal and New York Times.

INTERVIEW SUBJECTS INCLUDE
Dolly Parton, Lee Ann Womack, Old Crow Medicine Show, Chris Hillman, Vince Gill, Del McCoury, Taj Mahal, Shovels & Rope, Sam Amidon, Pokey Lafarge, Ashley Monroe, Bryan Sutton, Joe Henry, and Randall Poster.

Director: Jamie Sisley
Cinematographers: Joshua Shoemaker (Nashville), Miguel Martinez (Virginia), Peter Mosiman (Los Angeles), Fernando Frias and Alejandro Mejia (New York)
Editor: Avram Dodson

ATO Records is a label committed to artists and building their careers. The label roster includes My Morning Jacket, Alabama Shakes, Old Crow Medicine Show, Stars, Kaiser Chiefs, and many more.

ATO Records and music supervisor Randall Poster (Moonrise Kingdom, Boardwalk Empire, Rave On Buddy Holly) have released Divided & United: Songs of the American Civil War., a two -disc set of Civil War songs brought to life through fresh interpretations by the pioneers. The collection celebrates music deeply vital to the history and spirit of America in tribute to the 150th anniversary of the Civil War. The tremendous talents on Divided & United include: Loretta Lynn, Dolly Parton, Vince Gill, Lee Ann Womack, Ralph Stanley, AA Bondy, Jamey Johnson, Chris Thile, Carolina Chocolate Drops, Taj Mahal, Shovels & Rope, Cowboy Jack Clement, John Doe, Karen Elson and many more.