New Films About Punk Rock Dads, Mott The Hoople, The Re:Generation Project, & Serge Gainsbourg

Posted by Billyjam, October 15, 2011 03:35pm | Post a Comment

The Other F Word Official Trailer (2011)

It's a good time for music at the cinema as there are several very interesting looking music documentaries or music themed films that have just been released or are about to be released in both theaters and on DVD. These include Re:Geneartion in which live DJs/producers (including DJ Premier & Mark Ronson) "turn the tables on the history of music" by teaming up with artists that you would not normally expect them to work alongside (including members of The Doors), The Ballad of Mott The Hoople about the early 70's Dylan-meets-The Rolling Stones styled, Bowie-affiliated rock group Mott The Hoople (this is in select theaters currently but will be out on DVD next month), Andrea Blaugrund Nevins' The Other F Word about punk rock dads with Family repsonsibilities and lil kids to nurture which opens in theaters on November 2nd, and Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life. This film, which is just one of a few films in recent years about the unique French musical talent of Serge Gainsbourg, is having a special screening at the Lumiere in San Francisco this coming Thursday (Oct 20th) that Amoeba Music is giving away free passes to. More information on how to win here. Meanwhile above and below are trailers for each of these four new music themed movies that you may want to check out.

Re:Generation preview (2011)

Trailer for The Ballad of Mott The Hoople (2011)

Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life trailer (2011)

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Dj Premier (18), Serge Gainsbourg (20), Mott The Hoople (3), Re:generation (1)