In this exclusive SoundWorks Collection sound profile we talk with Director Brett Morgen and his sound team including sound designer and re-recording mixer Cameron Frankly and sound and music editor Jon Michaels about their work on the documentary Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck, which is moderated by Michael Coleman from SoundWorks Collection.
Kurt Cobain, legendary lead singer, guitarist and songwriter of Nirvana, "the flagship band of Generation X," remains an object of reverence and fascination for music fans around the world. His story is told for the first time in Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck, a fully authorized feature documentary co-produced by HBO Documentary Films and Universal Pictures International Entertainment Content Group.
Brett Morgen, the Oscar-nominated filmmaker behind such acclaimed documentaries as the HBO presentations Crossfire Hurricane, which celebrated the 50th anniversary of the Rolling Stones, and The Kid Stays in the Picture, is writer, director and producer of Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck. Visual artist Frances Bean Cobain, Cobain's daughter, is executive producer.