The strange new movie Frank, starring Michael Fassbender as an enigmatic bandleader who wears a giant papier-mâché head, ends with a remarkable scene of musical reconciliation. The moment – a performance of a song called “I Love You All” - mostly resonates within the narrative of the film itself, but there are also Gospel echoes all over it.

Frank charts the slight rise and significant fall of an experimental rock band with the highly unmarketable name of Soronprfbs (actors Maggie Gyllenhaal…  [more]