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Plot Summary
Documentary filmmaker A.J. Schnack created this impressionistic tribute to Nirvana front man Kurt Cobain, who committed suicide in 1994 at the age of 27, during the height of his fame. His source material comes from hours of recorded interviews with Cobain that music journalist Michael Azerrad conducted for his 1993 book "Come As You Are: The Story of Nirvana," which Schnack combines with wordless visuals exploring the three cities Cobain called home: Aberdeen, Olympia and Seattle, Washington.

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Director: A.J. Schnack

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: Balcony

Kurt Cobain: About a Son (2006)

Release Date: October 3rd, 2007|1 hr. 37 min.

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  • October 10, 2008 RCrew321
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    About a Son shows you the depths of Kurt Cobain and what he did, it was a masterpiece even goes to show " Money doesn't buy happiness"

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