12 certificateAmy is a Documentary programme that first aired in 2015 and has been classified a 12 certificate.

Amy is a 4 star programme

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Amy (2015)

Directed by
Asif Kapadia

Asif Kapadia's poignant, critically acclaimed and Oscar and Bafta award-winning documentary portrait of singer-songwriter Amy Winehouse, the English soul, jazz and R 'n' B phenomenon who died tragically before her time. Kapadia traces her volatile life and artistic success over the 13 years preceding her death from alcohol poisoning on 23 July 2011, aged just 27. The documentary tells Amy's story via her music and autobiographical song lyrics, video footage shot by her friends and family, archive clips from TV appearances, plus voiceover interviews with people who were personally and professionally close to her. But, as the film progresses, the hope and promise of her early career is steadily undermined by the self-destructive chaos of alcohol and drug addiction and the pressures of a life lived under the intense focus of global media attention.

Genre: Documentary

Running Time: 128 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 2015

Rating:
4/5 Stars

Classification: 12 Certificate

Production Country: UK/USA

Filmed in Black and White

When is Amy next on TV?

It's next showing on Channel 4 January 13th, 2018, 12:10am and on Channel 4 Plus 1 January 13th, 2018, 1:10am. See more...

Main Cast

Image for Mos DefMos Def...Himself
Tony Bennett...Himself
Amy Winehouse...Herself
Mark Ronson...Himself
Blake Fielder-Civil...Himself
Pete Doherty...Himself
Mitch Winehouse...Himself
Salaam Remi...Himself
Tyler James...Himself
Nick Shymansky...Himself
Blake Wood...Himself
Monte Lipman...Himself
Juliette Ashby...Herself
Lauren Gilbert...Herself
Sam Beste...Himself