A short film about our connection to living and breathing synthesizers.
Synthesize is a fictional story about a Ukrainian musician who travels to Canada to meet the one repairman she believes can resurrect her beloved father’s synthesizer, a Polivoks. This film is written for and created by synth lovers, featuring Jay Lemak (Toronto's top synth repairman) and a soundtrack made with 98% analog synthesizers.
Written & Directed by Matthew Edison
Produced by Natalie Novak, Chris DePaul, Miles DePaul
Soundtrack by Peter Chapman
Featuring Jay Lemak & Lena Burmenko
Synthesize will appear as a short film of the week at Knobcon in Chicago and has appeared in a number of festivals including the Toronto International Short Film Festival. Synthesized was filmed in Toronto and acts as a love story to not only synthesizers but also to this city.