Director Peter Jackson has released an exclusive sneak peek of his upcoming documentary The Beatles: Get Back that fans can enjoy everywhere. The 5-minute special look is available to fans around the world on TheBeatles.com and streaming on Disney +.
Acclaimed filmmaker Peter Jackson’s The Beatles: Get Back is a unique cinematic experience that takes audiences back in time to the intimate recording sessions of The Beatles at a pivotal moment in music history. The film shows the warmth, camaraderie and creative genius that defined the legacy of the iconic foursome. Created in January 1969 and curated from over 60 hours of unseen footage (filmed by Michael Lindsay-Hogg) and over 150 hours of unheard audio, all brilliantly restored, The Beatles: Get Back is the story of John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr as they plan their first live show in more than two years, charting the writing and rehearsal of 14 new songs originally intended for release on an accompanying live show. album. The film includes – for the first time in its entirety – The Beatles’ final live performance as a group, the unforgettable rooftop concert on Savile Row in London, as well as other songs and classic compositions featured on the band’s last two albums Abbey Road and Let It Is.
An exciting new collaboration between The Beatles and three-time Oscar®-winning filmmaker Peter Jackson (Under the spell of the Ring trilogy, They will not grow old) presented by The Walt Disney Studios in association with Apple Corps Ltd. and WingNut Films Productions Ltd., The Beatles: Get Back is directed by Jackson, produced by Jackson, Clare Olssen (They will not grow old) and Jonathan Clyde (Eight days a week), with Ken Kamins (The Hobbit trilogy) and Apple Corps’ Jeff Jones (Eight days a week) serving as executive producers. Jabez Olssen (Rogue One: A Star Wars Story) serves as the film’s editor and the music is mixed by Giles Martin (Rocketman) and Sam Okell (Yesterday).
The Beatles: Get Back opens in US theaters on August 27, 2021.
Subjects: Disney Plus