Review: Amy Berg’s “Janis: Little Girl Blue” Is a Well-Honed Tribute to Rock Legend Janis Joplin

This year has been an incredibly interesting year for documentaries about women in music. First came Asif Kapadia‘s electric doc Amy about Amy Winehouse now we have Amy Berg‘s equally incredible doc Janis: Little Girl Blue. There is more in common between these two women than might meet the eye and they are really good companion pieces. Berg‘s cinematic territory Read More →

Teaser Trailer for Amy Winehouse Documentary ‘Amy’ is Released

A24 has revealed the teaser trailer for Amy, a documentary about late singer/songwriter Amy Winehouse, who died of alcohol poisoning in 2011. You can watch the trailer below. Asif Kapadia (Senna) directed the doc, which chronicles the soulful British singer-songwriter’s life and career, and features previously unseen archive footage and unheard tracks. Amy will open in the UK on July 3rd with Read More →