‘Gorillaz: Reject False Icons’ Documentary Coming To Theaters
The film, directed by Denholm Hewlett, son of Gorillaz co-founder Jamie Hewlett, captures the band at work in the studio and on stage. Denholm was on hand with cameras rolling for a three-year period that included the making of LPs Humanz and The Now Now and saw Gorillaz embark on a massive world tour.
Jamie Hewlett and fellow Gorillaz co-founder Damon Albarn star in the film along with producers The Twilite Tone of D /\ P, Remi Kabaka and James Ford as well as a bevy of featured artists including Vince Staples, Jean-Michel Jarre, De La Soul, DRAM, Pusha T, Peven Everett, Little Simz, Jamie Principle, Yasiin Bey, Bootie Brown, Cheick Tidiane Seck, Graham Coxon, Pauline Black, Zebra Katz, Danny Brown, Ben Mendelson, Kelela, Jehnny Beth, Hypnotic Brass, Junior Dan, Shaun Ryder, Mavis Staples, Sidiki Diabete and Noel Gallagher.
Albarn and Gorillaz brought years of heavy touring to a close on October 24, 2018 in Mexico City. Tickets for screenings of Gorillaz: Reject False Icons will go on sale November 27 via the film’s website.