Bitchin': The Sound and Fury of Rick James

SHO | 9:00 pm

Filmmaker Sacha Jenkins examines the brain beneath the braids of an icon of funk and R&B music in this new music documentary, which charts the peaks and valleys in the career of a complicated and often rebellious artist. The feature-length film chronicles James' soaring creative success, as well as his eventual personal decline. Jenkins incorporates rare archival performances, interviews with family members and collaborators and recorded conversations with James himself.