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3.8
78 Ratings

Standing in the Shadows of Motown

Directed by Paul Justman
United States, 2002
Documentary

Synopsis

A documentary about the Funk Brothers, a group of Detroit musicians who backed up dozens of Motown artists.
had played on more number ones hits than the Beach Boys, the Rolling Stones, Elvis and the Beatles combined

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Standing in the Shadows of Motown
Directed by Paul Justman

Awards & Festivals

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

2002 | Winner: Best Non-Fiction Film

Vancouver International Film Festival

2002 | 2nd place: Most Popular Film

Stockholm International Film Festival

2002 | Collage

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards

2002 | Nominee: Best Documentary

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