Once Were Brothers: Robbie Robertson and The Band

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In theatres:
  • September 20, 2019
  • September 20, 2019
  • September 27, 2019
VOD: April 3, 2020 - Crave
Running time: 1h 40m
Genre: Documentary

The story of Toronto-born musician Robbie Robertson, including his early life and the formation of The Band, one of the most enduring groups in the history of popular music. 

The documentary combines archival footage, photography and some of The Band's most iconic songs. 

It also includes interviews with some of the biggest names in music, including Bruce Springsteen, Eric Clapton, Van Morrison and Peter Gabriel

Inspired by Robertson's 2016 autobiography: Testimony: A Memoir.

Canadian Connection Canadian Connection : This is a Canadian-funded and filmed production. Director Daniel Roher is Canadian and Robbie Robertson was born in Toronto.

Director: Daniel Roher
Studio: White Pine Pictures
Producer(s): Andrew Munger, Lana Belle Mauro, Sam Sutherland, Stephen Paniccia
Cast: Robbie Robertson, Martin Scorsese, Bruce Springsteen, Eric Clapton, Van Morrison, Peter Gabriel, Taj Mahal, Dominique Robertson, Ronnie Hawkins

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