Director and screenwriter Damien Chazelle creates a musical drama that receives the prestigious Queer Palm branch award. Starring actor miles teller, who manages to maximize the character of the protagonist. Andrew is an aspiring musician, all his time he devotes to creativity because this is what he wants to do all his life. On his way he meets the conductor, he is considered the best in the country, just a genius of his craft. Then it seemed we can only rejoice, since a master has paid attention to young talent, but it's actually not so smooth. Gradually the simple desire turns into a kind of obsession, and the teacher-conductor of this passion for the music picks up and starts to pace Andri rehearsals, and soon do not have time neither for sleep nor food, and especially on walks or relationships with the opposite sex. Stepping over the edge of reality, an aspiring musician wants to embrace what is beyond the talented, but still an ordinary person. In reality not every person is willing to devote himself to the profession of such a unit, and that the main character is the personification of such a desperate, crazy musicians who are ready to erase the hands and tearing voice hoarse for a moment.