Amy Winehouse documentary lets nobody off the hook
While it avoids definitive finger-pointing, there is enough blame - and guilt - to go around
Wed, Jul 01, 2015 - 5:50 AM
Rather than focus entirely on Winehouse's demise, the director sought to deconstruct the train-wreck narrative and junkie caricature that dominated Winehouse's later years.
BARELY a year after the death of Amy Winehouse, the hard-living retro soul star turned tabloid obsession who died in 2011 after a public fight with addiction, the singer's family and record label decided it was time to make a documentary about her legacy.