Inner Rush

Inner Rush

This short film pays tribute to Rush, one of rock's most successful and popular bands of all-time. 'Humility' and 'rock and roll' don't usually appear together, yet the members of Rush (Geddy Lee, Neil Peart, and Alex Lifeson), reflect here on a career of making music built on craft, heart and an uncompromised commitment to push the limits - to always 'get better'.

Produced by the National Film Board of Canada in co-operation with the National Arts Centre and the Governor General's Performing Arts Awards Foundation on the occasion of the 2012 Governor General's Performing Arts Awards.

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Credits
  • recipient
    Rush
  • writer
    Christopher Romeike
  • director
    Christopher Romeike
  • picture editor
    James Francey
  • director of photography
    John Minh Tran
    Jeffery Waldron
    Christopher Romeike
  • additional photography
    James Francey
  • sound recordist
    Mike Filippov
    Chris Howland
  • production manager
    Rachel Punwassie
  • first assistant camera trainee
    Jeremy Bernatchez
    Mark Legaspi
  • production assistant
    Chris Niesing
  • online editor
    Andrew Mandziuk
  • post picture facility
    Fearless Films
  • re-recording
    Alexis Eskandari
  • post sound facility
    Post City Sound Inc.
  • dialogue editor
    Pino Halili
  • sound effects editor
    Steven Ejbick
  • assistant engineer
    Josh Brown
  • production supervisor
    Mark Wilson
  • technical coordinator
    Marcus Matyas
  • centre administrator
    Josiah Rothenberg
  • studio administrator - assistant
    Andrew Martin-Smith
  • marketing manager
    Jean Saad
  • publicist
    Pat Dillon
  • supervising project manager
    Rachel Punwassie
  • copyright clearance officer
    Sylvia Mezei
  • senior producer
    Gerry Flahive
  • executive producer
    Silva Basmajian

  • denverfan1

    I love this film. Rush has been the best of the best since its inception. Time-less. I remember listening to them 35 years ago and seeing them live. Awesome.

    denverfan1, 17 Jun 2013
  • kruscito

    @Luckydog -- 6 minutes and 25 seconds :)

    kruscito, 15 May 2012
  • crowshow

    Great juxtapositions Batman! Rush is timeless as the music transcends yet another generation. Sounds like there's more brewing upstairs... anxiously looking forward to the next incarnation. A place we've never been before?

    crowshow, 9 May 2012
  • luckydog

    How long is the film?

    luckydog, 9 May 2012