Nick Broomfield, the documentary maker behind memorable music films Kurt & Courtney and Whitney: Can I Be Me?, has completed a new film about Leonard Cohen, which will premiere at 2019’s Sundance Film Festival.
Marianne & Leonard – Words Of Love explores Cohen’s relationship with the Norwegian Marianne Ihlen, subject of his 1967 song “So Long, Marianne”.
Also on the Sundance bill is AJ Eaton’s documentary David Crosby: Remember My Name, produced by Cameron Crowe, and a new film by Stanley Nelson entitled Miles Davis: Birth Of The Cool.
2019’s Sundance Film Festival takes place in Utah from January 24 to Feb 3.
The January 2019 issue of Uncut is now on sale in the UK – with Jack White on the cover. Inside, White heads up our Review Of The Year – which also features the best new albums, archive releases, films and books of the last 12 months. Aside from White, there are exclusive interviews with Paul Weller, Elvis Costello, Stephen Malkmus, Courtney Barnett, Low and Mélissa Laveaux. Our 15-track CD also showcases the best music of 2018.