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May It Last- A Portrait of The Avett Brothers (2017) - Teaser Trailer - HBO

May It Last- A Portrait of The Avett Brothers (2017) - Teaser Trailer - HBO

"May It Last" trailer

"May It Last" trailer

May It Last: A Portrait of the Avett Brothers is a 2017 documentary about The Avett Brothers and their recording of their 2016 album True Sadness.[1]

In January 2017 it was announced that longtime Avett fan Judd Apatow and his collaborator Michael Bonfiglio had filmed the documentary and it would premiere at the March 2017 SXSW film festival.[2] The film won the 24 Beats Per Second Audience Award. The documentary was then picked up by HBO for home distribution in 2018 and a nationwide theatrical release on September 12 2017.[3]

May It Last premiered on HBO on January 29, 2018.[4]

SoundtrackEdit

True Sadness recording sessions

Back catalogue

Other

  • "C-Sections and Railway Trestles"
  • "It's Raining Today"

ReferencesEdit

  1. IMDB listing
  2. 1/31/17 — Vulture.com — SXSW 2017 Film Festival: 125 Features From Terrence Malick, Edgar Wright, Judd Apatow, and More
  3. 6/20/17 — Variety.com — SXSW Winner ‘May It Last: A Portrait of the Avett Brothers’ Lands at Oscilloscope
  4. 1/5/18 — People.com — WATCH: The Avett Brothers Talk 'Tragedy' and Rise to Fame in Trailer for New Doc May it Last