David Bowie was unique among artists in many ways but one is that he kept doing rich, relevant work virtually right up to the moment he went back to his home dimension. It’s this last part of Bowie’s life and work that is the subject of a new upcoming HBO documentary called David Bowie: The Last Five Years.
David Bowie: The Last Five Years focuses on the three major projects Bowie worked on during those final years of his life – the studio albums The Next Day and Blackstar, as well as the theatrical musical piece Lazarus. But if the recently released teaser trailer for the movie is any indication, it won’t be lacking in footage from earlier in Bowie’s lengthy career, either. Take a look:
There doesn’t appear to be a firm premiere date beyond “2018” attached to this David Bowie: The Last Five Years teaser, so stay tuned to HBO for more info as we go into next year.