Little Richard: I Am Everything
USA2023documentary98'International DocFilmMusic Competition
How did a black homosexual boy from the American South become the icon of rock and roll and a glam rock precursor? The director presents his biography, complicated and full of turns of action, including musical successes and failures, drug addiction and a religious awakening. Little Richard’s colourful image and unique expression on stage influenced many artists. Along with a variety of archival materials, the film features Mick Jagger, Paul McCartney and John Waters, all fascinated with him.
- directed by
- Lisa Cortés
- Keith Walker, Graham Willoughby
- Nyneve Minnear, Jake Hostetter
- Robert Friedman, Lisa Cortés, Liz Yale Marsh, Caryn Capotosto