Zappa (2020)

Genres - Culture & Society, Music  |   Sub-Genres - Biography, Music History, Vocal Music  |   Release Date - Nov 27, 2020 (USA - Limited)  |   Run Time - 129 min.  |   Countries - United States  |   MPAA Rating - NR
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Synopsis by Jinko Labitag

Zappa is a film that revolves around the life, music, and artistry of Frank Vincent Zappa, one of the most admired and celebrated musicians in American history. With archival footage of Zappa himself and interviews with people closest to him, such as his late widow Gail Zappa; Mothers of Invention bandmate Ian Underwood; and other notable musicians such as Steve Vai, David Harrington, and Scott Thunes, the film gives its audience an intimate look at the man behind the many instruments. Written and directed by Alex Winter.

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architecture, bandleader, composer, guitar, rock-music, singer/songwriter