Eric Clapton: Life in 12 Bars

A look at the life and work of guitarist Eric Clapton told by those who have known him best, including BB King, Jimi Hendrix, and George Harrison.

Eric Clapton: Life in 12 Bars
United Kingdom 2017
  • Czech
135 min.
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  • This film is available in the following territories: Czechia, Slovakia.
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This documentary film covers Clapton’s early childhood, including the trauma of his mother leaving him to be raised by his grandparents, and his career, which consisted of “a single-minded mission to raise the profile of the blues in popular culture”. The film does not shy away from Clapton’s tra­gedies, including his infatuation with Patti Boyd, then the wife of his best friend George Harrison, his struggles with drugs and alcoholism, and the death of his four-year old son Conor.

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