Twenty Feet from Stardom

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2013 | PG-13 | Documentary Music | 1hr, 30m

The untold story of backup singers in popular music. It is a celebration of the voices from the edge, which brought shape and style to the soundtracks of our lives. more

In Movie Theaters U.S.

Friday, June 14, 2013

On Blu-ray & DVD

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

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Gil Friesen
Cait Rogers

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Morgan Neville



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PG-13 for some strong language and sexual material


Morgan Neville follows half a dozen diverse and gifted back up singers from throughout music history, each of whom has a story to tell of life in the shadows of superstardom (Bruce Springsteen, The Rolling Stones, Stevie Wonder, Sting, Joe Cocker, Bette Midler to name just a few). These talented artists represent a range of styles that come from all eras of popular music, but each singer belongs to the first family of American voice. Now is their turn for the spotlight.
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Trivia & Production Notes

  • Celebrated its world premiere with an overwhelming standing ovation at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival.
  • Official Selection:
    Sundance Film Festival, Jan. 17-27, 2013
    True / False Film Fest, Feb. 28- Mar. 3, 2013
    Miami International Film Festival, March 1 -10, 2013
    SXSW Film Festival, March 8-17, 2013

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