[VIDEO] Jay Z's Made in America Documentary Heading To Showtime
Posted by Joseph Lee on 08.30.2013
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Billboard reports that Jay Z's documentary Made In America, which looks at this two-day festival of the same name, will air on Showtime on Friday, October 11. It was directed by Ron Howard and executive produced by Jay Z, Howard and Imagine Entertainment's Brian Grazer.
Showtime Entertainment President David Nevins said: "As soon as we saw this film we knew it was a perfect fit for Showtime. Ron Howard and Jay Z have crafted an inspirational portrayal of American resilience, drive and creativity, interwoven with an incredible showcase of musical talent. We are proud to bring Made in America to Showtime where it joins our impressive roster of provocative and compelling documentaries helmed by award-winning filmmakers."
The film was produced by RadicalMedia and Participant Media. It features performances and interviews with Rita Ora, Passion Pit, Pearl Jam, Run D.M.C., Jill Scott, Kanye West and more. It will debut at the Toronto International Film Festival on September 7.