Frank Zappa Documentary Coming On Thanksgiving Weekend

Source: Jambase.

A Frank Zappa documentary, Zappa, directed by Alex Winter finally has a release date. Zappa will be screened at theaters across North America and via video-on-demand on November 27, the day after Thanksgiving. The rights to the long-awaited film were acquired by Magnolia Pictures as per, the outlet that first reported the release date.

Winter, best known for starring as Bill S. Preston Esquire in the Bill & Ted movies, put together the film with the approval and access from the Zappa Family Trust. Frank’s late widow, Gail Zappa, appears in the documentary as do a number of the guitarist/composer’s collaborators including Scott Thunes, Ruth Underwood, Steve Vai, Ian Underwood and Mike Keneally.