Kanye West documentary to debut in theaters for one night only
Iconic Events Releasing will release Act 1 of the three-part documentary “jeen-yuhs: A Kanye Trilogy” next week on February 10th in more than 1,100 theaters nationwide.
This preview of the documentary series will debut in movie theaters before the three-week event begins on Netflix on Feb. 16.
The documentary is directed by Coodie & Chike, from TIME Studios and Creative Control.
“As filmmakers, it’s a blessing to have our work presented on the big screen,” said Coodie & Chike. “We are grateful to the teams at Iconic Events, Time Studios and Netflix for working with us to share ‘jeen-yuhs’ in theaters.”
“jeen-yuhs: A Kanye Trilogy” is an intimate portrait of Kanye West’s experience, showcasing both his formative days trying to break through and his life today as a global brand and artist.
The film weaves together decades of never-before-seen footage of the legendary artist to delve into the challenges and triumphs of West’s career in music and fashion.
The theatrical release of this motion picture event will provide an opportunity for Ye fans to see Act 1, which follows the early years of Kanye’s career, in advance of its Netflix premiere.