Concert for George (film)

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This article is about the film. For the concert, see Concert for George. For the album, see Concert for George (album).
Concert for George
DVD cover
Directed by David Leland
Produced by Ray Cooper
Olivia Harrison
Jon Kamen
Brian Roylance
Starring Eric Clapton
Olivia Harrison
Paul McCartney
Ringo Starr
Music by George Harrison (composer)
Eric Clapton (musical director)
Cinematography Chris Menges
Edited by Claire Ferguson
Distributed by Warner Home Vídeo
Release dates
  • 10 October 2003 (2003-10-10)
Running time
146 minutes
Country United Kingdom
Language English
Box office $70,000

Concert for George is a 2003 British documentary film directed by David Leland that covers the events of the Concert for George, a tribute concert for George Harrison held at the Royal Albert Hall in London on 29 November 2002. A benefit for Harrison's Material World Charitable Foundation, the all-star concert took place on the day of the first anniversary of his death.

Following its release on DVD in November 2003, the film won the Best Long Form Video Grammy in 2005. One disc of the double DVD set is the theatrical version of Leland's film, while the other is the complete concert. On 1 September 2011, Concert for George was certified 10x Multi-Platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America.[1] The film was re-released on Blu-ray as a special two-disc set on 22 March 2012.[2]




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