Andrew Neyman is an ambitious young jazz drummer, single-minded in his pursuit to rise to the top of his elite East Coast music conservatory. Plagued by the failed writing career of his father, Andrew hungers day and night to become one of the greats. Terence Fletcher, an instructor equally known for his teaching talents as for his terrifying methods, leads the top jazz ensemble in the school. Fletcher discovers Andrew and transfers the aspiring drummer into his band.
Drummers (Musicians) -- Drama.
Jazz musicians -- Drama.
Music teachers -- Drama.
Blum, Jason, film producer.
Blumhouse Productions, production company.
Bold Films, production company.
Chazelle, Damien, 1985- film director, screenwriter.
Estabrook, Helen, film producer.
Lancaster, David, film producer.
Litvak, Michel, film producer.
Reiser, Paul, actor.
Simmons, J. K., actor.
Sony Pictures Classics (Firm), production company.
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm), publisher.
Stowell, Austin, 1984- actor.
Teller, Miles, actor.