Winning America, Said the Whale's 2011 documentary, is now streaming on CBC Music. The doc chronicles this indie band's journey from their humdrum day jobs in Vancouver to South by Southwest, the biggest independent music festival in the U.S.

Winning America is a musician's-eye view of a touring band trying to carve out a piece of the American dream at SXSW. This CBC documentary is their story.

Here are the film's credits.

Ben Worcester
Tyler Bancroft
Nathan Shaw
Spencer Schoening
Jaycelyn Brown

Directed by:
Brent Hodge and Thomas Buchan

Produced by:
Brent Hodge and Jon Siddall

Executive producer:
Sheila Peacock

Alex Leigh Barker
Nicholas Shepard
Brent Hodge
Jon Siddall

Gary Morgan

Graphic designer:
Ben Didier

Colour editor:
Craig JK Harris


Check out Said the Whale on CBC Music

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