Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck

Opens Friday, September 18
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2hr 12mins // directed by:Brett Morgen // featuring:Kurt Cobain, Krist Novoselic

Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck explores the indelible record of a life lived on the fine edge between madness and genius, painting a searing and unforgettable portrait of the iconic musician as it mirrors his quicksilver mind.

Hailed as one of the most innovative and intimate documentaries of all time experience Kurt Cobain like never before in the only ever fully authorized 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. Plus, in an exclusive interview for cinema audiences, Brett Morgen discusses his unprecedented, intimate access to Cobain’s family and past.

The Boston Globe

"Montage of Heck is a fascinating look at the man who created music that still matters to so many people." – Sarah Rodman

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New York Post

"As the credits roll, it's hard not to just root for the sensitive, progressive, fiercely creative Cobain and wish that he'd lived long enough to find a little peace of mind." – Sara Stewart

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