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Dons of Disco

Jonathan Sutak, 86 min, USA, 2019

Dons of Disco

A lip-syncing scandal pits an American singer against an Italian male model over the legacy of 1980s 'Italo Disco' star Den Harrow.

In the 1980s, Den Harrow dominated the European pop charts with hits like “Future Brain,” “Bad Boy,” and“Don’t Break My Heart.” Thirty years later, American photographer Thomas Barbey makes a startlingrevelation: he was “the secret voice” behind the project, and Italian Stefano Zandri has allegedly been lip-syncing for decades.In the laugh-out-loud Faustian drama,Dons of Disco, a 30-year-old secret, between two middle-aged men, willignite the most conceptual music rivalry of all time. Who is the “true” artist behind Den Harrow: the face or thevoice