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20,000 Days on Earth

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20,000 DAYS ON EARTH Nick Cave

20,000 Days on Earth

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
runtime:
95 minutes
Limited Release Date:
09/19/14
performer:
Nick Cave, Warren Ellis
director:
Iain Forsyth, Jane Pollard
distributor:
Drafthouse Films
genre:
Documentary

We gave it an A-

Nick Cave, the dark master of the murder ballad and baddest of the Bad Seeds, opens up about love and death, heaven and hell, and the ins and outs of his creative process in Iain Forsyth and Jane Pollard’s hypnotic quasi-documentary. Dashing as ever in slim bespoke suits that make him look like the world’s nattiest undertaker, Cave is a charmingly introspective tour guide, letting us sit in on sessions with a shrink and chats with old pals (actor Ray Winstone, pop diva Kylie Minogue, etc.). An intelligent and revealing look at one of rock’s last true iconoclasts. A-

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