World soundtrack awards
Twenty Feet From Stardom
Archived: Twenty Feet From Stardom (2013)

director: Morgan Neville

With: Lou Adler (Himself), Stevvi Alexander (Herself), Patti Austin (Herself), Chris Botti (Himself), David Bowie (Himself - archive footage), Ray Charles (Himself - archive footage), Merry Clayton (Herself), Sheryl Crow (Herself), Lisa Fischer (Herself), Judith Hill (Herself), Mick Jagger (Himself), a.o.

duration: 91 minutes
Plus Parcours , Music/Musical, Documentary

Sound and Vision
Film Fest Gent - Twenty Feet From Stardom

Backup singers live in a world that lies just beyond the spotlight. Their voices bring harmony to the biggest bands in popular music, but we've had no idea who these singers are or what lives they lead, until now.


director: Morgan Neville
producer: Morgan Neville
Editor: Douglas Blush, Kevin Klauber & Jason Zeldes
Cinematography: Nicola Marsh & Graham Willoughby
sound: Dennis Hamlin & Dimitri Tisseyre

production company: Gil Friesen Productions

More info

subtitles: Dutch subt.
Country: United States of America
year: 2013

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format: DCP
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