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Composer scores Wendell Berry Documentary

What does Henry County sound like to a Los Angeles composer scoring the latest documentary, “The Seer,” which features work of author, activist and agrarian Wendell Berry?

“Quiet strength, quiet pride,” answered Kerry Muzzey, who worked with Director Laura Dunn to come up with understated music to match the intimate stories about the struggles faced by farmers also featured in the documentary.

Dunn’s documentary has the backing of some high-powered Hollywood stars, including actor and Sundance Film Festival founder Robert Redford as executive producer and Nick Offerman of “Parks and Recreation” fame as a co-producer, according to the blog www.theseerfilm.com.

“The Seer” will focus on the topics of food and agriculture from a rural farm perspective, through Berry’s work.

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