John Coltane, the man and his music, is the subject of this definitive documentary about the talented visionary whose boundary-shattering music continues to impact and influence people around the world.
Smart, passionate, thought-provoking: This uplifting film is for anyone who appreciates the power of music to entertain and inspire. With the full support of the Coltrane family and that of the record labels that own the Coltrane catalog. Filmmaker John Scheinfeld (The U.S. vs. John Lennon) creates a rich, textured and compelling narrative that takes us to unexpected places. Set against the social, political and cultural landscape of the times, CHASING TRANE brings John Coltrane to life as a fully dimensional being. Denzel Washington voices Coltrane.
(US / 2017 / Directed by John Scheinfeld)
ur / 99 mins.