May 23, 2013 15:48

'Springsteen & I' documentary to be broadcast worldwide

Fan-made film celebrates 40 years of The Boss' music

'Springsteen & I' documentary to be broadcast worldwide

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Springsteen & I, a new fan-made documentary celebrating 40 years of Bruce Springsteen's music, is set to be broadcast around the world this summer. Scroll down to watch the trailer now.

Taking place on July 22, the film will be screened at cinemas across the globe by Arts Alliance Media. The footage will include unseen performances from throughout the star's career as well as his most loved songs and comes with the full backing of The Boss, and his management and label. According to a statement, the documentary aims to show how Springsteen "became the soundtrack to so many lives."

Produced by Ridley Scott Associates and Mr. Wolf, it was also executive produced by Scott himself. Commenting on the film, the director said: "This beautifully crafted film provides a unique insight into the powerful bond between a recording artist and those who connect so profoundly with his music."

Tickets for the screenings will go on sale on June 4. Meanwhile, fans are being given the opportunity to star on the official Springsteen & I poster. Details of the locations of screenings and other information will be revealed in the coming weeks. For details on the competition and the film’s release, visit the official website.

This year makes the 40th anniversary of Springsteen’s debut LP, 'Greetings From Asbury Park' and the 30th anniversary of the classic album 'Born In The USA'. Springsteen and the E Street Band are currently in the middle of the 34-date second leg of the Wrecking Ball world tour, which makes 10 stops in the UK and Ireland in June and July.

Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band will play:

London Wembley Stadium (June 15)
Glasgow Hampden Park (18)
Coventry Ricoh Arena (20)
London Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park (30)
Limerick Thomond Park (July 16)
Cork Páirc Uí Chaoimh (18)
Belfast King’s Hall (20)
Cardiff Millennium Stadium (23)
Leeds Arena (24)


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