Archive Cinema City 2015.

Kurt Cobain: Montage of Hack

Genre: Documentary
Country: USA
Year: 2015
Duration: 135:40 min + 12 min

Director: Brett Morgen
Scenario: Brett Morgen

Programme selection: Planet Rock


Hailed as one of the most innovative and intimate documentaries of all time experience Kurt Cobain like never before in the only ever fully authorised portrait of the famed music icon.

Academy Award® nominated filmmaker Brett Morgen expertly blends Cobain’s personal archive of art, music, never seen before movies, animation and revelatory interviews from his family and closest friends.

Wildly creative and highly acclaimed, follow Kurt from his earliest years in this visceral and detailed cinematic insight of an artist at odds with his surroundings.

Fans and those of the Nirvana generation will learn things about Cobain they never knew while those who have recently discovered the man and his music will know what makes him the lasting icon that he still is today.

Festivals and awards:

Sundance Film Festival, Berlin International Film Festival, SXSW Film Festival 2015

Original languague: English