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Jaco [video recording] / Robert Trujillo presents ; in association with Passion Pictures.

Kijak, Stephen. (Film director). Marchand, Paul (Film director) (Film editor, Film director). Trujillo, Robert. (Film producer). Pastorius, Jaco. (Composer, Instrumentalist). Giacomi, Roger de. (Cinematographer). Jemmott, Jerry. (Interviewee). Mitchell, Joni. (Interviewee). Shorter, Wayne. (Interviewee). Erskine, Peter. (Interviewee). Thomas, Bobby, 1955- (Interviewee). Pastorius, Gregory. (Interviewee). Sting (Musician) (Interviewee). Flea (Musician) (Interviewee). Collins, Bootsy. (Interviewee). Lee, Geddy. (Interviewee). Hancock, Herbie. 1940- (Interviewee). Passion Pictures (Firm) (Production company). Mass Mental (Musical group) (Composer).

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Berklee College of Music.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Part Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Media Center DVD 6706-6707 Disc 1 37684001089117 Annex Copy hold / Volume hold Available -
Media Center DVD 6706-6707 Disc 2 37684001089118 Annex Copy hold Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (217 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Los Angeles] : Slang East/West, [2015]
  • Distributor: [United States] : distributed by Iron Horse Entertainment, [2015]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Wide screen.
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1: Jaco.
Disc 2: Outtakes, anecdotes, and short stories. Joni Mitchell ; Bobby Economou ; Randy Bernsen ; Peter Erskine ; Chuck Doom ; Al Dimeola ; Carlos Santana ; Bootsy Collins ; Geddy Lee ; Herbie Hancock ; Flea ; Victor Wooten ; Juan Alderete ; Lenny White ; Les Claypool ; Mark Egan ; Me'shell Ndegéocello ; Mike Stern ; Nathan Watts ; Randy Brecker ; Richard Bona ; Sting ; Tommy Strand ; Victor Bailey ; Joe Diorio ; Ira Sullivan ; Bobby Colomby ; Bob Moses ; Anthony Jackson ; Alphonso Johnson -- Hollywood Bowl tribute 2015.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Produced by Robert Trujillo; music, Jaco Pastorius, Mass Mental ; editing, Paul Marchand ; director of photography, Roger de Giacomi ; co-producers, Rogeri de Giacomi, Dana Becker ; executive producers, John Pastorius IV, Bob Bobbing, Lorenzo Esparza, Andrew Ruhemann, John Battsek ; directed by Paul Marchand and Stephen Kijak.
Participant or Performer Note:
Interviews and commentary from Alex Acuña, Juan Alderete, Dr. Ken Alper, Steve Bailey, Victor Bailey, Nick Beggs, Randy Bernsen, Toni Bishop, Richard Bona, Randy Brecker, Delmar Brown, Scott Brown, James Cannings, Les Claypool, Bootsy Collins, Bobby Columby, Wayne Cochran, Alex Darqui, Al Dimeola, Joe Diorio, Kenwood Dennard, Chuck Doom, Bobby Economou, Mark Egan, Randy Emerick, Peter Erskine, Flea, Mike Figgis, Alex Foster, Neil Gibbons, Jerry Gonzalez, Peter Graves, Herbie Hancock, Jonas Hellborg, Ian Hunter, Rich Hurt, Anthony Jackson, Jerry Jemmott, Alphonso Johnson, Darryl Jones, Kevin Kaufman, Geddy Lee, Tracy Lee, Jeff Levinson, Les Luhring, Gary Mayone, Medeski, Martin & Wood, Bill Milkoski, Bob Miller, Bob Mintzer, Joni Mitchell, Othello Molineaux, Bob Moses, Me'shell Ndegéocello, Geri Paladino, Felix Pastorius, Gregory Pastorius, John Francis Pastorius IV, Mary Pastorius, Armand Sabal-Lecco, Carlos Santana, Ricky Schultz, Shenkar, Wayne Shorter, Mike Stern, TM Stevens, Sting, Tommy Strand, Ira Sullivan, Bobby Thomas, Ron Tunks, Robert Wallis, Nathan Watts, Lenny White, Victor Wooten, and Peter Yianilous.
Summary, etc.:
A film following the life, career, and decline of legendary bass guitarist Jaco Pastorius, featuring interviews with friends, family, and other artists. Bonus materials include outtakes and stories from Joni Mitchell, Flea, Carlos Santana, Mike Stern, and others.
System Details Note:
Blu-ray discs.
Awards Note:
Official selection, SXSW Film Festival, 2015
Best documentary, Asbury Park Music in Film Festival, 2015
Subject: Pastorius, Jaco.
Bass guitarists > Biography.
Pastorius, Jaco.
Bass guitarists.
Genre: Nonfiction films.
Biographical films.
Documentary films.
Biographical films.
Documentary films.

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