Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool

  • 2019

76 %
92 % Certified-fresh
$ 2 Million

Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool is a 2019 English-language Documentary Biography film directed by Stanley Nelson Jr and produced by Stanley Nelson Jr. and Nicole London. Miles davis: birth of the cool stars Carl Lumbly, Miles Davis, Reginald Petty, Quincy Troupe, Farah Griffin, Lee Annie Bonner and Ringo Starr. Editing was done by Lewis Erskine. The film has a running time of 114 minutes. It was released on 29th August 2019 and it received positive reviews from critics when it was released. The motion picture made a box office gross of $2 million. Miles Davis: Horn player, bandleader, innovator. Miles was a singular force of nature, the very embodiment of cool. The central theme of Miles Davis' life, and of this film is Davis' restless determination to break boundaries and live life on his own terms. This documentary feature explores archival photos and home movies shot by Miles and his colleagues, his manuscripts and Miles' original paintings, to explore the man behind the music. Featuring interviews with some of the most well-known musicians on the planet, including Jimmy Cobb, Lee Konitz, Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Ron Carter, Carlos Santana, The Roots, and Flea of the Red Hot Chili Peppers; the film explores why Miles continues to be a relevant voice in today's world.

Release Date 29 AUG 2019
Run Time 1 HOUR 55 MINUTES


Documentary , Biography , Music

Cast & Crew

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