The true story of the incredible Princess Shaw and the enigmatic
composer Kutiman, who discovers her from the other side of the world.
day, Samantha Montgomery cares for the elderly in one of New Orleans’s
toughest neighborhoods. By night, she writes and sings her own songs as
Princess Shaw on her confessional YouTube channel. Raw and vulnerable,
her voice is a diamond in the rough. Across the globe, Ophir Kutiel
creates video mash ups of amateur Youtube performers. Known as Kutiman,
he is a composer, a musician, and a pioneering video artist.
strangers, almost 7,000 miles apart. The film unfolds as Kutiman begins
to build a song around Princess Shaw’s emotional performances, revealing
the bonafide star underneath and her fight to never give up on her