The making of Amy with the editor, producer, and director Asif Kapadia

30 Jun 2015

10 mins
The making of Amy with the editor, producer, and director Asif Kapadia

Amy Winehouse was one of the most popular recording artists of the past decade, and yet her life was cut tragically short due to a number of personal demons she had to battle. In the above interview, reporter Hope talks to Asif Kapadia, director of Oscar® winning documentary Amy, about exploring the life and career of the incredibly talented yet infamous singer through film

Hope also visited the film's editor and producer to discuss the technical aspects of piecing together a complex documentary like Amy from hundreds of pieces of archive footage. You can see Hope's investigation behind the scenes of an edit suite in the interview below.

film club

Clubs

Discover free films for watching, discussing and exploring filmmaking.

write articles for us

Want to write for us?

Get in touch with your article ideas for the News and Views section.