Synopsis

This film delves into the mind of one of rock's greatest living photographers: Mick Rock. Icon-maker, psychedelic explorer, poet and custodian of dreams, Mick Rock navigates his story from the glam rock shimmer of London to the snarl of NYC punk, and deep into the new millennium. Mick turns inward to face himself and the experiences as the visual record-keeper of myths and legends that propelled him into a living icon in this rock n' roll comeback story. His famous images of David Bowie, Queen, Syd Barrett of Pink Floyd, Blondie, Lou Reed and Iggy Pop are now imprinted on our collective psyche now and for generations to come. The film combines Rock's own words juxtaposed with captivating images, exclusive archival footage, audio recordings and original material, revealing an enigmatic man and his adventurous life.

Distribution

Mick Rock

Réalisateurs

Barnaby Clay