According to a news release posted July 18 at RollingStones.com, “The World’s Greatest Rock n’ Roll Band’s” Brett Morgen directed 2012 film has earned nominations for Outstanding Documentary Or Nonfiction Special, Outstanding Picture Editing For Nonfiction Programming, Outstanding Sound Editing For Nonfiction Programming (Single Or Multi-Camera) and Outstanding Sound Mixing For Nonfiction Programming.
The documentary, which hit theaters last October and premiered on HBO in November, chronicles the “Jumping Jack Flash” hitmaker’s early career as they struggled from obscurity to notoriety to gain gradual mainstream acceptance.
“Crossfire Hurricane” was one of many projects the legendary British rockers undertook as part of their 50th anniversary celebration last year.
The film received DVD and Blu-ray release in Canada on May 21, 2013.
The Primetime Emmy Awards ceremony will be held on Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013.
For more details, check out the band's official website at RollingStones.com.
Last weekend, The Stones wrapped up their AEG Live produced 50 & Counting Tour with their second show in London’s Hyde Park.
Did you know? The Rolling Stones 2010 documentary “Stones In Exile” will receive release on Blu-ray on August 27, 2013.