Russ, 41, who split up his Thirty Odd Foot Of Grunts
band earlier this year, will perform tracks from his latest allbum, My Hand, My Heart.
He also plays in the band Thirty Odd Foot of Grunts
During the five months spentfilming the Napoleonic wars sailing saga off Mexico, Billy sat in on musical sessions with Crowe, who has toured America with his own group, Thirty Odd Foot Of Grunts
Then it was on to a lavish party where guests quaffed unlimited champagne as Crow's own band, Thirty Odd Foot of Grunts
, provided the music.
There are also four movies from Australia, two - Australian Rules and Beneath Clouds - represent a new wave of ethnic filmmakers Down Under, while He Died With A Felafel In His Hand, is a slacker-style movie and Texas is a music documentary about Russel Crowe's band - Thirty Odd Foot Of Grunts
Four films from Australia - in-cluding a music documentary about Russell Crowe's pub band Thirty Odd Foot of Grunts
- lead the in-ternational films section.
Introducing "Texas," the pseudonymously directed docu about his longtime rock band Thirty Odd Foot of Grunts
, Russell Crowe told a Sundance aud to expect a "home movie" rather than "the cutting edge of cinema." His comments were apt enough, even if not everybody's home movie has Surround Sound, hordes of screaming giddy female fans (both onscreen and at the preem screening).and a Miramax distrib deal.
He's doing well so far - he plays in a rock band with a very embarrassing name (Thirty Odd Foot of Grunts
, if you're interested).
Although he does not name names, Quaid can't resist a dig at Russell Crowe who has a band - Thirty Odd Foot Of Grunts
. "I've seen a couple of actors with bands," he laughs.