Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Reviews

April 17, 2006
[Possibilities] feels more like a behind-the-scenes CD promo than a fully realized film.
April 14, 2006
As directed by Doug Biro and Jon Fine, the film plays like one long commercial.
April 13, 2006
This documentary portrays the intense collaborative efforts that went into the recording of Herbie Hancocks latest album, Possibilities.
April 13, 2006
With elder-statesman words of wisdom from the man himself, Possibilities celebrates an impulse that's too rare in modern music: the love behind the labor of creation.
April 12, 2006
What we have here is a solid documentary covering one of the icons of modern music.
April 11, 2006
Possibilities will likely draw in only the most hardcore of Hancock's fans.
May 1, 2006
A cynic might regard Herbie Hancock: Possibilities as a glorified 'making of' video, fleshed out with some archival footage and clips from recent concerts.
April 14, 2006
[The archival clips] are more interesting than the present-day material, which has the bland smoothness of a promotional press kit.
April 6, 2006
Hancock's political musings seem mostly out of place in a film that, in essence, is little more than a glorified EPK.
April 11, 2006
With its straightforward track-by-track recording-session clips, it feels like something you'd find on the bonus disc of a deluxe package.