Announced four years ago as his next documentary project (after tackling Dylan and the Stones), Martin Scorsese’s George Harrison documentary Living in the Material World is slated for a two-night premiere on HBO beginning October 5, with a DVD and OST release rumored to follow. Soon, hopefully.
Keith Richards called him “Farmer George” because of his love for gardening, but the Quiet Beatle is about to get a little louder. The tragedy is that the legendary guitarist and songwriter, who died in 2001 after a long battle with cancer, is not here to witness it.
“Living in the Material World (trailer)” – Dir. by Martin Scorsese
“Here Comes the Sun” – The Beatles
“What is Life” – George Harrison
“Don’t Let Me Wait Too Long” – George Harrison
“While My Guitar Gently Weeps (acoustic)” – The Beatles