Magnolia Pictures has picked up North American rights from HanWay Films to Julien Temple’s documentary about Pogues frontman Shane MacGowan.
Crock Of Gold – A Few Rounds With Shane MacGowan is still in production and chronicles the life and music of the legendary singer-songwriter leading up to his 60th birthday celebration.
The film combines unseen archival footage from the Irish band and MacGowan’s family with animation by Ralph Steadman.
Magnolia plans a release later in the year. HanWay