Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documentary

Made with the support of the John Coltrane Estate and the record labels responsible for most of the Coltrane catalogue, and titled “Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documentary,” the film is directed John Scheinfeld (“The U.S. vs. John Lennon,” “Beautiful Dreamer: Brian Wilson” and more) and, as we learned today, is set to open in a limited theatrical release starting on April 14, 2017, at the IFC Center in New York City, after touring the international film festival circuit over the last year.
It tells Coltrane’s incredible story - his own words spoken by Denzel Washington - incorporating the contributions of the musicians that worked with him, musicians…