LOS ANGELES; Filmmaker Brett Morgen is engaged on a movie on music icon David Bowie, based mostly on 1000’s of hours of uncommon efficiency footage of the singer-songwriter.
In keeping with Selection, Morgen has been engaged on the yet-untitled challenge for the final 4 years.
A supply near the manufacturing describes it as “neither documentary nor biography, however an immersive cinematic expertise constructed, in half, upon 1000’s of hours of never-seen-before materials.”
Morgen, identified for steering “Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck”, “Jane” and “The Child Stays within the Image”, is eyeing a Sundance Movie Competition premiere in late January.
The director acquired the rights to the fabric himself and also will be producing the film below his banner Public Street.
Bowie’s long-time producer Tony Visconti is on board the movie as music producer.
BMG and Reside Nation are connected as financiers and producers.