The fourth edition of Doc’ n Roll Film Festival, the UK’s Music Documentary Festival will take place in London from 2nd-19th November. The programme kicks off with A Winding Road: A Ramble with Richard Thompson at Picturehouse Central, featuring a Q&A with Thompson and director Edmond Deraedt. The rest of the line up includes the London Premiere of the L7 film Pretend We’re Dead asabout well as films Jawbreaker, GG Allin & The Murder Junkies, Tangerine Dream, Deer Tick, Lee Ranaldo, Årabrot, Death, Residente, the Ealing Club, Doom metal, the bass guitar, Manchester’s infamous clubbing scene and legendary producer Conny Plank( starring Devo, Eurythmics and Michael Rother).
This year’s edition features world, European, UK and London premieres, filmmaker and artist Q&As and live music events. Doc’n Roll is supported by the BFI using funds from The National Lottery to grow audience appetite and enjoyment for a wide range of independent British and international films.
Six of the films premiered at this year’s Doc n’ Roll Film Festival have been shortlisted for the Best Music Documentary 2017 prize, judged by a jury panel of Leonie Cooper (NME), Simone Marie (Primal Scream), Paul Sng (filmmaker), Tabitha Thorlu-Bangura (NTS Radio) and Campbell X (filmmaker).
Tickets are on sale now