“ZAPPA will immerse you in the mind of a genius, and you may never be the same again.” – Peter Keough, The Boston Globe
With unfettered access to the Zappa family trust and all archival footage, ZAPPA explores the private life behind the mammoth musical career that never shied away from the political turbulence of its time. Alex Winter’s assembly features appearances by Frank’s widow Gail Zappa and several of Frank’s musical collaborators including Mike Keneally, Ian Underwood, Steve Vai, Pamela Des Barres, Bunk Gardner, David Harrington, Scott Thunes, Ruth Underwood, Ray White and others. Director Alex Winter (US 2020) 129 min.
ZAPPA is available to watch at the Smith Rafael Film Center or to stream on [email protected]