Bill Frisell: A Portrait

Wednesday, December 6 - Thursday, December 14, 2017

This look at the anti-archetype guitar hero traces the ideas that shaped Frisell’s music, offering rare insight into one of the most influential musicians working today. Full of live music, revealing stories, and intimate access to the normally reclusive artist, the film includes the final performance of the Paul Motian Trio with Frisell and Joe Lovano. Featuring Bonnie Raitt, Paul Simon, Ron Carter, and many more.

Official Selection: SXSW, DOC NYC


  • Country Australia
  • Running Time 114 minutes
  • Director Emma Franz