2017 | Film

Les Outils Du Jeux

By Dennis Scholl & Marlon Johnson

Les Outils Du Jeux

An inspiring story about Dillard High, one of America’s leading high school jazz bands and their charismatic leader, Mr. Dorsey.

Screenings & Awards

World Premier, 
Commissioned by Louisville Orchestra,

World Premier  with Live Orchestra, 2018

Kentucky Public Television, 2018

WPBT, Miami Public Television, 2021


Produced and Directed
Dennis Scholl and Marlon Johnson

Story by
Dennis Scholl

Edited by
Marlon Johnson

Associate Producer and Music Supervisor
Teddy Abrams

Music, “Jeux,” by
Claude Debussy

Performed by
London Symphony Orchestra,

Courtesy of
Naxos of America

In Association with
Louisville Slugger Museum and Factory 
And Louisville Orchestra

Assistant Producer
Cristine Dumas

Special Thanks
Chaz Rough , Anne Jewell, Rick Redman, Chris Mieman, Bailey Mazek
Vivek Jayaram, Esq.