- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 1 hours, 55 minutes
- Video: Color
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Released: January 27, 2009
- Originally Released: 1991
- Label: Warner Home Video
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
- Dolby Digital - English
- Subtitles: English, Français, Español & Japanese
- Additional Release Material:
- Trailers: Theatrical Trailer
- The Man A Fresh Look at Quincy Jones
- Quincy Remembers A Nostalgic Trip Through Quincys Home
- Hangin with Quincy and Gilberto Gil Quincy and the Famed Brazilian Musician Talk About Music and Friends
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Academy Awards 1994 -
Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award: Quincy Jones
Rolling Stone - 10/18/1990
"...There's a compelling subject on view in LISTEN UP..."
In the world of show business, few men are as talented and influential as the producer, musician, and composer Quincy Jones. Not only has he been a powerful force in the music industry, he has successfully tried his hand at cinema and television. This documentary celebrates the "lives" of Quincy Jones, using music, home movies, and clips of Jones at work and play. Also included are interviews with Jones's friends and collaborators. This eclectic group includes Michael Jackson, Miles Davis, rapper Flavor Flav, Barbra Streisand, Frank Sinatra, Steven Spielberg, and many more.
Clips And Highlights |
Concert Footage |
Family Crises |
Jazz Instrumental |
Jazz Legends |
Music (General) |
Rhythm And Blues |
Rock And Roll |
- Additional camera functions were performed by Craig Spirko and Ellen Weissbrod.
- Quincy Jones won the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award, given by AMPAS March 27, 1995.