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Detroit Metro Times - 'Birth of the Cool' is an uncensored analysis of jazz genius Miles Davis - October 14, 2019 

SiriusXM - The Laura Coates Show interview with Stanley Nelson - September 17, 2019 

Tom Joyner Morning Show/ Black America Web - Stanley Nelson’s Miles Davis Documentary Gives An Inside Look At His Life - October 9, 2019

WDCB 90.9/90.7 FM - New Documentary Gives Witness to BIRTH OF THE COOL - October 9, 2019 

All About Jazz - Stanley Nelson: How Do You Make A Film Do Justice To Miles Davis And His Music? - October 7, 2019

WGN-TV – Stanley Nelson and Vince Willburn, Jr. Speak About New Miles Davis Documentary, “Birth of The Cool” – October 4, 2019

Roger Ebert - ART MAKES YOU EVOLVE: STANLEY NELSON ON MILES DAVIS: BIRTH OF THE COOL – September 30, 2019

 

WGBH - 'Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool' Unpacks The Man Behind The Horn – September 28, 2019

Glide Magazine - ‘MILES DAVIS: BIRTH OF THE COOL’ OFFERS STUNNING LOOK AT THE JAZZ LEGEND (FILM REVIEW) - September 27, 2019 

Boston Herald - Miles Davis doc the essence of ‘Cool’ - September 27, 2019

Amsterdam News - Miles Davis’ nephew talks legacy, ‘Birth of the Cool’ - September 26, 2019 

VIBE - Stanley Nelson Lays Bare The Complicated Cool Of Miles Davis - September 18, 2019

KPCC “The Frame” - A Fresh Look At Miles And The 'Birth of the Cool' - September 3, 2019

 

St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Miles Davis documentary opening here this weekend - September 3, 2019 

Deadline - ‘Miles Davis’ Robust: Specialty Box Office - September 1, 2019

Sound of Timeless Jazz - Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool documentary opens in Los Angeles at the Landmark Theatre - August 31, 2019

 

Leonard Maltin - MILES DAVIS: THE BIRTH OF THE COOL - August 30, 2019

Variety - ‘Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool’ Filmmaker Stanley Nelson on What He Loves About Documentaries - August 30, 2019

 

The Wave (94.7 FM Los Angeles) - Stanley Nelson Discusses His Miles Davis Documentary with Pat Prescott - August 30, 2019  

KTLA Morning News - Carl Lumbly on Playing the Voice of Miles Davis in New Documentary "Birth of the Cool" - August 30, 2019 

BBC News - Film-maker Stanley Nelson on new Miles Davis movie - August 30, 2019

 

LA Weekly - MOVIE PICK: MILES DAVIS – BIRTH OF COOL - August 30, 2019 

 

KPCC - FilmWeek Marquee 'Miles Davis: Birth Of The Cool' - August 30, 2019

 

Movie Web - Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool Review: An Expansive Look at the Jazz Legend - August 30, 2019 

WNYC - How Miles Davis Birthed the Cool - August 30, 2019

The Wrap - Miles Davis’ Nephew Recalls the Untold History of the Jazz Legend in ‘Birth of the Cool’ - August 29, 2019 

Flaunt - STANLEY NELSON | MILES DAVIS: BIRTH OF THE COOL - August 29, 2019 

Amsterdam News - Harlem Jazz & Music, Miles Davis film, Melvis Santa - August 29, 2019 

Los Angeles Times – 'Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool' sees jazz legend with empathy and honesty –    August 28, 2019

High Times - Miles Davis: Birth Of The Cool Is The Definitive Documentary of A Jazz Great - August 29, 2019

Portland Mercury - The 34 Best Movies and Shows to Watch in Portland – August 29, 2019

Irish Film Critics - MOVIE REVIEW: AFTER WATCHING “MILES DAVIS: BIRTH OF THE COOL,” I NOW UNDERSTAND WHY HE WILL ALWAYS BE ONE OF THE BEST - August 27, 2019

DownBeat - Miles Davis Documentary Premieres, Portraying a Man of Contradictions - August 26, 2019 

Fox News - Miles Davis' nephew Vince Wilburn Jr. cried after seeing doc on star's triumphs, personal demons - August 26, 2019 

Dwight Brown Ink - Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool - August 26, 2019 

 

Los Angeles Times - Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool - August 25, 2019 

Deadline - ‘Miles Davis: Birth of The Cool’ Solid in Exclusive Bow - August 25, 2019

Blackfilm - Stanley Nelson Talks About His Documentaries ‘Miles Davis: Birth of The Cool’ and ‘Boss: The Black Experience in Business’ - August 25, 2019 

IndieWire - ‘Brittany Runs a Marathon’ Lifts Up the Specialty Box Office - August 25, 2019

Full in Bloom - Miles Davis Playlist – ‘Birth Of The Cool’ Documentary w/ Trailer - August 25, 2019 

Black Star News - MILES DAVIS: BIRTH OF THE COOL IS NOW SHOWING AT NY FILM FORUM - August 24, 2019

WBGO - Miles Davis Documentary 'Birth Of The Cool' Premieres In NYC - August 23, 2019 

Afropunk - 'Birth of the Cool' is the Miles Davis Doc We Need - August 23, 2019

The Hollywood Reporter - In Theaters This Week - August 23, 2019

Roger Ebert - MILES DAVIS: BIRTH OF THE COOL - August 23, 2019

The New Yorker - Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool - August 22, 2019 

 

Filmwax Radio - Ep 570: Stanley Nelson • Adrian Martinez - August 22, 2019 

 

WNYC “All of It” - ‘Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool’ - August 22, 2019

 

Global Comment - Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool - August 22, 2019

 

Santa Monica Daily Press - Noteworthy - August 22, 2019

 

The New York Times – ‘Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool’ Review: A Complicated Artist – August 22, 2019

National Review – The Angry Genius of Miles Davis – August 21, 2019

Billboard - Miles Davis and Ensemble Develop 'Kind of Blue' in Extended Clip from New Documentary - August 21, 2019

 

Popaxiom – Review: MILES DAVIS: BIRTH OF THE COOL Is A Documentary With Great Rhythm – August 21, 2019

Icarian Times - Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool at a Screen Near You - August 21, 2019

Modern Jazz Today - MILES DAVIS: BIRTH OF THE COOL - August 19, 2019

The Vineyard Gazette - A Deep Dive Into The Life and Creativity of Miles Davis - August 19, 2019

CinemaNews - Official Trailer for 'Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool' Music Documentary - August 19, 2019

Forbes - The Brilliant 'Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool' Brings a Complicated Genius Into Focus - August 13, 2019

ABC News Radio - Carlos Santana featured in new Miles Davis documentary - August 5, 2019

Black Film - Trailer to Stanley Nelson's Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool Doc - August 5, 2019

Jazziz - The Necks, Miles Davis, ECM & More: The Week in Jazz - August 2, 2019

Black Star News - Stanley Nelson's Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool will Premiere at Film Forum August 23 - August 1, 2019

uDiscoverMusic - Watch Quincy Jones and More in 'Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool' Trailer - July 31, 2019

Color Lines - There's a Fresh New Trailer for Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool - July 31, 2019

JazzTimes - Miles Davis Documentary Trailer Released - July 31, 2019

Rolling Stone - See Herbie Hancock, Carlos Santana Praise Miles Davis in New Doc Trailer - July 30, 2019