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This Is It
This Is It (2009)
, 1h52
Directed by Kenny Ortega, Michael Jackson
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Musical theatre, Documentary, Musical
Themes Films about music and musicians, Documentary films about music and musicians, Documentaire sur une personnalité, Musical films
Actors Michael Jackson, Kenny Ortega

Un film constitué des images des coulisses des dernières répétitions de Michael Jackson.
Justin Bieber: Never Say Never, 1h45
Directed by Jon Chu
Origin USA
Genres Documentary, Musical
Themes L'adolescence, Films about children, Medical-themed films, Films about music and musicians, Documentary films about music and musicians, Documentaire sur une personnalité, Musical films, Films about psychiatry, Films about disabilities, Films about autism
Actors Justin Bieber, Usher, Jaden Smith, Miley Cyrus, Snoop Dogg, Ludacris

The film follows the pop star Justin Bieber during 10 days counting down to what is considered his biggest performance, that of August 31, 2010 in Madison Square Garden, which sold out in 22 minutes. It shows footage of the performances during this period from his My World Tour. It shows excited female fans, and several instances of the "One Less Lonely Girl" routine of inviting a girl on stage for him to serenade and give flowers to, and of surprising random girls with free tickets to his concerts. The main people around Bieber, being like family and good friends to him, are interviewed, but Bieber himself is not. Various instances of praying together before a show are shown.
One Direction: This Is Us, 1h58
Directed by Morgan Spurlock
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Documentary, Musical
Themes Seafaring films, Films about music and musicians, Transport films, Documentary films about music and musicians, Documentaire sur une personnalité, Musical films
Actors Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson, Simon Cowell, Chris Rock, Martin Scorsese

Billed as an intimate all-access look at life on the road for the global music phenomenon, This Is Us follows the lives of the five members of the boy band, One Direction. One Direction was first put into a group on the X Factor in 2010. This Is Us contains live concert footage from London's O2 Arena, and footage from their lives pre- and post-X Factor appearance, and gives insight into the preparation for their concerts and ultimately what it is like to be One Direction.
Eddie Murphy Raw, 1h33
Directed by Robert Townsend
Origin USA
Genres Comedy
Themes Films about music and musicians, Documentary films about music and musicians, Documentaire sur une personnalité, Musical films
Actors Eddie Murphy, Tatyana Ali, Samuel L. Jackson, Deon Richmond, Billie Allen, Tiger Haynes

The film opens with a pre-taped sketch depicting a scene from Murphy's childhood. At a family Thanksgiving in 1968, the children take turns showing their talents to the assembled relatives (including one played by Murphy himself). Young Eddie (Deon Richmond) shocks the family with a scatalogical joke about a monkey and a lion.
The Original Kings of Comedy, 1h55
Directed by Spike Lee
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Documentary
Themes Films about music and musicians, Documentary films about music and musicians, Documentaire sur une personnalité, Musical films
Actors Steve Harvey, D. L. Hughley, Cedric the Entertainer, Bernie Mac

Ce documentaire a été filmé au Charlotte Coliseum de Charlotte (Caroline du Nord) les 26 et 27 février 2000 durant la tournée Kings of Comedy . Steve Harvey, D.L. Hughley, Cedric the Entertainer et Bernie Mac y font du stand-up sur divers sujets : la culture afro-Américaine, les relations interraciales, la religion, la famille.
Woodstock
Woodstock (1970)
, 3h5
Directed by Martin Scorsese, Thelma Schoonmaker, Michael Wadleigh
Origin USA
Genres Musical theatre, Documentary, Historical, Musical
Themes Films about music and musicians, Documentary films about music and musicians, Documentaire sur une personnalité, Musical films
Actors Joe Cocker, Roger Daltrey, David Crosby, Neil Young

Le film fut tourné au cours du festival de Woodstock qui eut lieu du 15 au 18 août 1969. Il est autant une captation d'une partie des prestations musicales qu'un documentaire sur l'événement, sur la musique de l'époque, et surtout un témoignage sur le mouvement contestataire des jeunes à la fin des années 1960.
Katy Perry: Part of Me, 1h35
Origin USA
Genres Documentary, Musical
Themes Films about music and musicians, Films about television, Documentary films about business, Documentary films about the film industry, Documentary films about music and musicians, Documentaire sur une personnalité, Musical films, Autobiographical documentary films
Actors Katy Perry, Russell Brand, Darren Criss, Shannon Woodward, Judy Garland, Adele

The film features interviews with Perry and her loved ones documenting the trajectory of her life, containing various clips from her childhood and teenage years as well as her career and personal life (ranging from December 1999 to March 2012). The film is spliced with performances from her worldwide California Dreams Tour, which had 127 concerts from February 20, 2011 to January 22, 2012. Most of the performances were recorded on November 23, 2011, at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, but also included performances in Tokyo and São Paulo. Some of her friends such as Rihanna, Lady Gaga, and Jessie J make cameos in the film. The documentary includes scenes of Perry dealing with the breakdown of her marriage with English actor/comedian Russell Brand.
Kevin Hart: Let Me Explain, 1h15
Directed by Tim Story
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Documentary
Themes Films about music and musicians, Documentary films about music and musicians, Documentaire sur une personnalité, Musical films
Actors Kevin Hart

Kevin is throwing a celebration party, but guests tell him that he has changed since his divorce. He tries to explain himself, but they will not let him, so he decides to do a show at Madison Square Garden letting him explain, which sold out with 30,000 people. The film also shows performances of his sold-out shows from all around the world.
Jonas Brothers: The Concert Experience, 1h16
Origin USA
Genres Documentary, Musical
Themes Films about music and musicians, Documentary films about music and musicians, Documentaire sur une personnalité, Musical films, Children's films
Actors Kevin Jonas, Alexandra Daddario, Joe Jonas, Nick Jonas, Demi Lovato, Taylor Swift

The film follows the Jonas Brothers during their July 13–14, 2008 concert dates in Anaheim of their Burnin' Up Tour. The film includes performances from their self-titled second studio album and third studio album and guest stars Demi Lovato on "This Is Me", Taylor Swift on "Should've Said No" and Robert "Big Rob" Feggans, their bodyguard, on "Burnin' Up", with a new studio recording "Love Is On Its Way". The film also includes a behind-the-scenes look at the lives of the Jonas Brothers while in New York City, as they do interviews, television performances, along with the midnight release of their third studio album, A Little Bit Longer.
U2 3D
U2 3D (2007)
, 1h25
Directed by Mark Pellington
Origin USA
Genres Documentary, Musical
Themes Films about music and musicians, Documentary films about music and musicians, Documentaire sur une personnalité, Musical films

U2 3D depicts a U2 concert in Buenos Aires during the band's Vertigo Tour. In the beginning of the film, a voice is heard chanting "everyone" in a crowd-filled stadium, followed by fans running through the venue. U2 begin the concert with "Vertigo", followed by ten more songs in the main set. Images are shown throughout the concert on the stage's LED display. Political and social statements are made during some songs, including "Sunday Bloody Sunday"—during which the word "coexista" is spelled out on-screen through various religious symbols—and "Miss Sarajevo", during which an excerpt from the Universal Declaration of Human Rights is read aloud by a narrator. The main set ends with "One", after which the group leave the stage. They return for an encore and perform "The Fly", during which a succession of words and phrases appear on the stage's LED display and are superimposed into the film. U2 end the show with "With or Without You" and leave the stage for the final time. As the closing credits begin, a live performance of "Yahweh" is heard as animations from the stage's LED display are shown. U2 reappear on stage in a post-credits scene performing the end of the song.
Glee: The Concert Movie, 1h30
Directed by Kevin Tancharoen
Origin USA
Genres Documentary, Musical
Themes Films about music and musicians, Films about sexuality, LGBT-related films, Documentary films about music and musicians, Documentaire sur une personnalité, Musical films, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related film
Actors Dianna Agron, Chris Colfer, Darren Criss, Kevin McHale, Lea Michele, Cory Monteith

Glee: The 3D Concert Movie depicts a Glee Cast concert in East Rutherford, New Jersey during the group's Glee Live! In Concert! tour. It features behind-the-scenes footage, and a setlist of songs from the show's first and second seasons. As well as the behind-the-scenes footage, the film portrays the series' influence on teenagers, including one who is gay named Trenton, one with Asperger syndrome named Josey Pickering, and a cheerleader with short stature named Janae. The fan segments were created by documentary filmmaker Jennifer Arnold.
Shine a Light, 2h2
Directed by Martin Scorsese
Origin USA
Genres Documentary, Musical
Themes Films about music and musicians, Documentary films about music and musicians, Documentaire sur une personnalité, Concert, Musical films
Actors Mick Jagger, Ronnie Wood, Michael Gross, Christina Aguilera, Jack White, Bruce Willis

Martin Scorsese réalise son rêve de toujours : filmer les Rolling Stones. De la préparation à la performance, entrecoupé d'images backstage et d'archives, 16 caméras et plusieurs grands chefs opérateurs captent l'énergie légendaire de Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts et Ron Wood lors de leurs concerts au Beacon Theatre à New York, les 29 octobre et 1er novembre 2006.