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This Clear-Eyed Film Explores All Sides – Musicwood Review
The Scotsman

Does Well to Stick with a Complex Battle – Musicwood Review
The Herald Scotland

Guitar Makers Discover the True Value of Wood
The Argus UK

A Screaming Comes Across the Forest – Article
Acoustic Guitar Magazine  – March 2014 Issue

The Politics of Acoustic Guitars – Musicwood Review
New York Times – CRITICS’ PICK

Music and the Environment Intersect – Musicwood Review
Jennifer Merin for

New Guitar Documentary Musicwood

Trees are the Majestic but Tragic Stars of this Compelling Documentary – Musicwood Review
The Film Journal

A Riveting Tale with a Commitment to Depth – Musicwood Review

Compelling Eco-themed Documentary – Musicwood Review
The Hollywood Reporter

Music-Making Eco Doc Musicwood — Review and Interview with Director Maxine Trump
Indiewire – Thompson On Hollywood

Musicwood – Review
NY Film Critic Louis Proyect

The Story of the Unique, Scarce Woods Used in Acoustic Guitars
Acoustic Guitar World

Musicwood Review
Eye For Film

Exclusive Clip from Musicwood
Pitchfork’s “The Dissolve”

29 Lessons Learned from Musicwood Director Maxine Trump

Musicwood is Essential Reel Indie Viewing
Toronto Film Scene

Musicwood at the Raindance Film Festival
Zoë Howe

“Musicwood” is a Wonderful Documentary

Musicwood Asks Big Questions – Film Review
The Juneau Empire

A Troubled Walk in the Forest
Seattle-based Tlinget Frank Hopper

Radio Interview: Musicwood Director and Producer on Positively Revolting
Portland’s KBOO fm

Case Study: Musicwood, How to get your Film Seen at Music Festivals

Musicwood, Documentary on Endangered Old-Growth Forests, Set to Screen
Vintage Guitar Magazine

Musicwood to Tour Music Festivals

Musicwood Movie Review: Musicwood Reveals Real Cost of Your Guitar
The Georgia Straight

Top Picks for DOXA Film Festival
Vancouver Magazine

Musicwood: Review
Sage Magazine

Earth Day Film Review: Musicwood

Moving Pictures – Musicwood Documentary
The Nashville Scene

Nashville Film Festival Filmmaker Interview: Josh Granger, Musicwood
The Boro Pulse

Film Follows Acoustic Guitar-Makers’ Struggle To Preserve Rare Forest
The Huffington Post

Musicwood is a Highlight of Chicago’s CIMM Fest
Chicago Sun-Times

Musicwood Film review
Cleveland – The Plain Dealer

Cleveland Film – The Daily 

“Musicwood” sounds the alarm for guitar lovers
Cleveland Magazine


7 Must-See movies
This Week in

Music Films Rock The Sarasota Film Festival
Sarasota Music

Radio Interview with Musicwood Producer Josh Granger
WRNR – Annapolis

Interview with Musicwood Director Maxine Trump
Santa Barbara Independent

Santa Barbara International Film Festival Documentary Selection – Musicwood

Films Worth Finding
Santa Barbara Independent

Social Justice Documentaries at SBFF

Announcement of Social Justice Award Competition
The Fund for Santa Barbara Social Justice Award

Musicwood in DOCNYC Preview with Thom Powers
Filmmaker Magazine

Review of Musicwood at DOCNYC

World Premiere of Musicwood Documentary at DOC NYC

Fretboard Journal Podcast 37: Interview with Maxine Trump of the Musicwood Documentary
Fretboard Journal

Article about the Musicwood Documentary

The Musicwood Documentary
Taylor Guitars’ Wood & Steel Magazine

Summer 2011 Outdoor Magazine Wend features the Musicwood Documentary
Wend Magazine

Interview with Director Maxine Trump of the Musicwood Documentary
Acoustic Guitar Magazine

Musicwood Coalition plans guitar wood documentary
I Heart

While your guitar gently weeps: New film explores link between climate, deforestation and ‘musicwood’


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