Magazine article Screen International

Netflix Picks Up Documentary about Music Legend Quincy Jones

Magazine article Screen International

Netflix Picks Up Documentary about Music Legend Quincy Jones

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Co-directed by Jones’ daughter Rashida, the film will get a limited theatrical release.

Quincy Jones

Netflix has picked up Quincy, a documentary about musician and producer Quincy Jones directed by Jones’s actor-writer daughter Rashida Jones and Alan Hicks.

The documentary will launch globally on Netflix on September 21 and get a limited theatrical release.

Mixing contemporary and archival footage, the film looks at Quincy Jones’ 70 years as a force in music and pop culture, a life in which he has mentored young talents including Lesley Gore, Michael Jackon, Oprah Winfrey and Will Smith.

The film is produced by Paula DuPré Pesmen with Jane Rosenthal and Berry Welsh from Tribeca Productions and Adam Fell from Quincy Jones Productions serving as executive producers. …

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