A story about five young guns from Chicago's underground music scene who journey across America to conquer new audiences. A heavy metal doc full of booze, boobs and big dreams.
EL JINETE FILMS / 2014 / USA / 95 min.
The hardworking musician needs no more than his own bootstraps and band mates to rise to success. Brought together by their passion for rock and roll and their allegiance to the legacy of heavy metal, the members of HESSLER will pursue their dreams no matter what it takes. After ruthless lineup changes, founder Igz Kincaid finally believes he has found the missing pieces to the puzzle he has always envisioned as his destiny. Embarking on a cross-country journey, playing in some of America’s most infamous venues, the survival of the band will be put to the test. Follow these hungry musicians from coast to coast, as a story of sacrifice, identity and the ultimate immigrant’s journey unravels… accompanied by the sound of heavy metal’s last kamikazis.