Martino Unstrung| 1hr : 22mins
Director: IAN KNOX | Producer: REBECCA O'BRIEN
Focus Years: 2008 | Country: United Kingdom
Neuropsychologist Paul Broks travels America in search of the soul of legendary jazz guitarist Pat Martino who was brutally silenced by a memory-stripping brain surgery. Tracing his remarkable ascent from the depths of amnesia, back to the peak of artistry, Broks explores the nature of memory: self, creativity, and brain systems underlying personal identity.
Filmed throughout the US in 2006 and 2007, the film features Delmar Brown, Red Holloway, John Patitucci, Les Paul,Joe Pesci, Carlos Santana, and Pete Townshend.