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Asif Kapadia: Amy (Island/Universal DVD)

Jamie Atkins, Record Collector, December 2015

WHILE GIFTED, tragic figures are the very bread and butter of the music documentarian, has there ever been a film in which the downward spiral of its protagonist was so public and so sad?

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