Frank Zappa - Eat That Question

Frank Zappa - Eat That Question

Deutschland / Frankreich / Schweden 2015, Dokumentarfilm

Inhalt

The film celebrates the 20th anniversary of the death of composer, musician, social critic, filmmaker, bandleader, entertainer, guitarist and the ‘total work of art’, Frank Zappa. Using unseen, lost and forgotten film and audio recordings from all over the world, the film reconstructs the phenomenon Frank Zappa in his own words and shows the drawing power and the effect the artist and his work had on an entire generation and beyond.

Source: 50. Internationale Hofer Filmtage 2016

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Credits

All Credits

Director:Thorsten Schütte
Screenplay:Thorsten Schütte (Konzept)
Colour grading:Eric Salleron
Editing:Willibald Wonneberger
Audio mixing:Armelle Mahé, Marc Fragstein
Music:Marc Fragstein, Armelle Mahé
Participation:Frank Zappa (Archivmaterial)
Production company:UFA Fiction GmbH (Potsdam), Les Films du Poisson (Paris)
in co-production with:Arte France (Issy Les Moulineaux), Südwestrundfunk (SWR) (Baden-Baden)
Producer:Estelle Fialon
Co-Producer:Jochen Laube
Executive producer:Thorsten Schütte, Gail Zappa, Ahmet Zappa
Line producer:Michael Jungfleisch
Line producer:Claire Babany, Michael Jungfleisch
Unit production manager:Yaël Fogiel, Laetitita Gonzalez, Nico Hofmann, Joachim Kosack, Markus Brunnemann
Original distributor:Arsenal Filmverleih GmbH (Tübingen)
Funding:Centre National de la Cinématographie (C.N.C.) (Paris), MFG Medien- und Filmgesellschaft Baden-Württemberg mbH (Stuttgart), Procirep (Paris), Sveriges Television (SVT) (Stockholm)
Length:89 min
Format:DCP
Picture/Sound:Farbe, Stereo
Rating:FSK-Prüfung (DE): 04.11.2016, 163927, ab 12 Jahre / feiertagsfrei
Screening:Uraufführung (US): 25.01.2016, Park City, Utah, Sundance Film Festival;
Kinostart (DE): 08.12.2016

Titles

Originaltitel (DE) Frank Zappa - Eat That Question
Weiterer Titel (DE) Eat That Question – Frank Zappa in His Own Words
Weiterer Titel Zapped

Versions

Original

Length:89 min
Format:DCP
Picture/Sound:Farbe, Stereo
Rating:FSK-Prüfung (DE): 04.11.2016, 163927, ab 12 Jahre / feiertagsfrei
Screening:Uraufführung (US): 25.01.2016, Park City, Utah, Sundance Film Festival;
Kinostart (DE): 08.12.2016
 

Awards

Filmfestival San Sebastian 2016
Zabaltegi-Tabakalera Award
 
Asbury Park Music in Film-Festival 2016
Foundation Award