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Under the Electric Sky

Under the Electric SkyThe long-running EDM festival Electric Daisy Carnival is the destination for a diverse group of spiritually questing ravers — including an anxiety...Under the Electric SkyDocumentaryPT85MPG-13The long-running EDM festival Electric Daisy Carnival is the destination for a diverse group of spiritually questing ravers — including an anxiety...2014-08-03
UNDER THE ELECTRIC SKY Revelers pose for the camera

UNDER THE ELECTRIC SKY Revelers pose for the camera (E. Kabik)

Under the Electric Sky

Genre: Documentary; Starring: Avicii, Calvin Harris, Tiesto; Release Date Limited: 05/29/2014; Runtime (in minutes): 85; MPAA Rating: PG-13

The long-running EDM festival Electric Daisy Carnival is the destination for a diverse group of spiritually questing ravers — including an anxiety-plagued Texas teen and an RV full of bros mourning a lost friend — in this doc produced by EDC’s organizers. The movie often feels like a big-budget infomercial (and barely addresses the high number of deaths at the fest), but occasionally it taps into the almost religious quality of music fandom. The nonstop thundering bass and vivid 3-D cinematography also offer a respectable simulacrum of the arena-rave experience. B-