The Collector’s edition 2 disc sets are beautifully packaged in a DVD sized hard-back book with 16 pages of color photographs. The bonus DVD includes over 70 minutes of spectacular and very special performances from Montreux including ‘It Gets Better’ and ‘Lake Geneva’ from 1984’s afternoon session and ‘Star People’ and ‘Hopscotch’ from 1985’s memorable evening session. Length: 115 minutes on 2 Discs
Country of Origin: United States
Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool tells the story of the legendary trumpeter, bandleader, innovator and trend-setter who crossed musical genres and whose life was notable on and off stage. Directed by award-winning documentarian Stanley Nelson, the film features Miles’ music from live performances, studio recordings and outtakes, as well as interviews with those who knew Miles best (Quincy Jones, Santana, Wayne Shorter, etc). Includes bonus DVD disc of live footage from the Montreux Jazz Festival..
CAST & CREW
Director: Stanley Nelson
Hardcover Book including 16 color pages
The film includes music from live performance, studio & outtakes.
Interviews With Quincy Jones, Carlos Santana, Wayne Shorter, Ron Carter, Clive Davis and more.
Bonus Montreux 1973 Concert Live
Selected by the Sundance Film Festival and is a 2020 Grammy nominee.