• Vince Giordano: There's a Future in the Past (2017)

Vince Giordano: There's a Future in the Past

Release Date: January 13th, 2017

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 30 min

Plot Summary

An intimate portrait of the hot jazz bandleader Vince Giordano and his Nighthawks, including a behind-the-scenes look at the recording of the Grammy Award-winning soundtrack for the HBO series "Boardwalk Empire."

Cast: Vince Giordano

Director: Dave Davidson , Amber Edwards

Genres: Documentary , Music

Ratings & Reviews

  • 80
    Sheri LindenThe Hollywood Reporter

    The directors never lose sight of the struggles and the hard work that go along with his calling. show more

  • 80
    Stephen HoldenThe New York Times

    This movie, directed and produced by Dave Davidson and Amber Edwards, digs deeply enough into Mr. Giordano’s world to convey the drudgery and headaches of being a bandleader. show more

  • 70
    Alan ScherstuhlVillage Voice

    When the Nighthawks light into an arrangement, they're not aping a record you could spin or download at home — they're attempting to discover what it might have been like to hear those bands of back then blowing the doors off a joint. show more

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