Director Emma Franz has made an affectionate portrait of guitarist and composer Bill Frisell, whose music blends jazz, rock, blues, country, and avant-garde. Providing intimate access to the reclusive musician, her documentary Bill Frisell: A Portrait is abundant with live music performances, plus interviews with collaborators and admirers including Joey Baron, Nels Cline, Bonnie Raitt, Paul Simon, and Houston’s own Jason Moran. Through hundreds of albums and countless accolades, Frisell remains a humble, inquisitive music explorer. 

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Director
Emma Franz
Released
2017
Country
Australia
Running Time
118 minutes
Format
Digital, Color
Website
https://www.billfrisellfilm.com/