Director: Jonathan Demme
Writer: Jonathan Demme, Talking Heads
Starring: David Byrne, Bernie Worrell, Alex Weir
Released: November 9, 2023 (1984)
Rating: (G)
Runtime: 88 minutes
Story: This 1984 film was directed by renowned filmmaker Jonathan Demme and is considered by critics as the greatest concert film of all time. Stop Making Sense stars core band members David Byrne, Tina Weymouth, Chris Frantz, and Jerry Harrison along with Bernie Worrell, Alex Weir, Steve Scales, Lynn Mabry and Edna Holt. The live performance was shot over the course of three nights at Hollywood's Pantages Theater in December of 1983 and features Talking Heads' most memorable songs.
David Byrne Self - Vocals and Guitar
Bernie Worrell Self - Keyboards
Alex Weir Self - Guitar and Vocals
Steve Scales Self - Percussion
Lynn Mabry Self - Backing Vocals
Edna Holt Self - Backing Vocals
Tina Weymouth Self - Bass
Jerry Harrison Self - Guitar
Chris Frantz Self - Drums and Vocals