https://youtu.be/34r017yYNa0 and background to film: https://youtu.be/bjXzYu_0B1s

This documentary feature explores archival photos and home movies shot by Miles and his colleagues, his manuscripts and Miles' original paintings, to explore the man behind the music. Featuring interviews with some of the most well-known musicians on the planet, including Jimmy Cobb, Lee Konitz, Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Ron Carter, Carlos Santana, The Roots, and Flea of the Red Hot Chili Peppers; the film explores why Miles continues to be a relevant voice in today's world.

Directed by Stanley Nelson
With Miles Davis, Flea, Ron Carter
1hr 55 mins // US 2019

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  Bonington Theatre | Nottingham

  Jazz Steps

  14th November 2019 11:00am

  Standard £5.80

  Concession £4.70

  Box Office Closed

Miles Davis: Birth Of The Cool (15) FILM

Miles Davis: Horn player, bandleader, innovator. Miles was a singular force of nature, the very embodiment of cool. The central theme of Miles Davis' life, and of this film is Davis' restless determination to break boundaries and live life on his own terms.



Watch Film Trailer: https://youtu.be/34r017yYNa0 and background to film: https://youtu.be/bjXzYu_0B1s



This documentary feature explores archival photos and home movies shot by Miles and his colleagues, his manuscripts and Miles' original paintings, to explore the man behind the music. Featuring interviews with some of the most well-known musicians on the planet, including Jimmy Cobb, Lee Konitz, Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Ron Carter, Carlos Santana, The Roots, and Flea of the Red Hot Chili Peppers; the film explores why Miles continues to be a relevant voice in today's world.



Directed by Stanley Nelson

With Miles Davis, Flea, Ron Carter

1hr 55 mins // US 2019


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