2014 Schedule
Interactive: March 7–11  •  Film: March 7–15  •  Music: March 11–16

The Case of the Three Sided Dream

"The Case of the Three Sided Dream" is the story of multi-instrumentalist Rahsaan Roland Kirk, who went from blind infant, to child prodigy, to adult visionary, political activist, and finally to paralyzed showman who toured and played music literally until the day he died.

Director: Adam Kahan

Producer: Adam Kahan,

Cinematographer: Alex Baev

Editor: Adam Kahan, Liv Barratier

Sound Designer: Joe Deihl

Music: Rahsaan Roland Kirk

Additional Credits: Graphics and Animation: Måns Swanberg

Principal Cast: Dorthaan Kirk, Rory Kirk, Rahn Burton, Steve Turre, Michael Max Fleming, H. Mattathias Person, Betty Neals, Mark Davis, Akua Dixon, Sonelius Smith


Adam Kahan started making films with a little Super 8 camera in San Francisco in 1989. Since then, he has made several short narrative films, multiple short documentaries on contemporary artists, some experimental work, and served as editor and camera on multiple other projects. The Case of the Three Sided Dream is his first feature.

Public Film Contact
Adam Kahan
347 678 2274


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