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Jimi Hendrix: The Uncut Story is a video that was released in 2004, and it was produced by Passport International Entertainment. Written and directed by Steven Vosburgh; it went straight to home video when it was released. It has a running time of 180 minutes. This feature had permission from Jimi Hendrix's friends and family to tell his story. The feature covers the span of his entire life. From his childhood in Seattle to the day he passed away. This film provides the complete sorry on Jimi Hendrix.

Jimi Hendrix: The Uncut Story is divided into three separate episodes. Episode 1 focuses on his childhood. Episode 2 sheds light on his rise to making his way to the top in the music industry. Finally, episode 3 is about Jimi and the Jimi Hendrix Experience's time at the top. Then, it looks into what led to Jimi's death.

The documentary opens up with the first twenty years of Jimi's life. He grew up in Seattle, Washington. His oldest friends and family detail this time of his life. This section gives reason to why Jimi became infatuated with music, and how he became who he grew up to be. As a young man, Jimi joins the army. After that his music career begins. He begins in an act that had the fortunate luck to play with some of the biggest names in the industry. This section follows Jimi to New York and back to London, where his popularity booms. Other famous musicians and people who got to experience Jimi's performances in these days provide interviews for this part.

The final part of the documentary looks at the peak of Jimi's career, and what exactly put him on the path to his passing. This documentary is not fully authorized. For that reason, it does not contain Jimi's music.

eOne Entertainment Distribution
1 Season, 3 Episodes
September 7, 2004
Celebrity & Entertainment, News, Music
Cast: Dave Fennoy, Jimi Hendrix
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Jimi Hendrix: The Uncut Story Full Episode Guide

Season 1 3 full episodes
  • Episode 3 - The Uncut Story: Episode 3: 1967 to 1...

    Part three highlights the culmination of Jimi's musical career. It was the peak of the counter-culture era and the world was changing at an incredible pace. Jimi's music and lifestyle were no exception.

  • Episode 2 - The Uncut Story: Episode 2: 1961 to 1...

    After Jimi's stint in the army, we join him as a sideman on the Chitlin' Circuit playing behind some of the greatest names in R&B.

  • Episode 1 - The Uncut Story: Episode 1: 1942 to 1...

    The first part of this three-episode series takes us through Jimi's life in Seattle, Washington where he spent two-thirds of his twenty-seven years.

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