About the Film:
ONCE WERE BROTHERS: ROBBIE ROBERTSON AND THE BAND is a confessional, cautionary, and occasionally humorous tale of Robertson’s young life and the creation of one of the most enduring groups in the history of popular music, The Band. The film is a moving story of Robertson’s personal journey, overcoming adversity and finding camaraderie alongside the four other men who would become his brothers in music, together making their mark on music history. ONCE WERE BROTHERS blends rare archival footage, photography, iconic songs and interviews with Robertson’s friends and collaborators including Martin Scorsese, Bruce Springsteen, Eric Clapton, Van Morrison, and more.
From Magnolia Pictures: When you buy a ticket for Once Were Brothers here on your theater’s unique webpage, at the link below, 100% of the net proceeds will go directly to the theater through 4/2. (From 4/3 on, net proceeds from tickets sold will be split 50/50.)