A subjective view upon the past, present and future of modern jazz.

Inside Scofield is the in-depth portrayal of master musician John Scofield, who takes us on an inspiring trip into the mind and soul of one of today’s greats of contemporary jazz.
Shaped and inspired by Scofield‘s work, the film is simultaneously a celebration of his creative impact as of true friendship, free communication and courage towards human imperfection, the most essential element in jazz.

The film was released on Dec 2nd 2022 as digital cinema release (VOD+bonus footage) on Vimeo (and on DVD and as VOD (English speaking regions only) on Amazon, GooglePlay, AppleTV / Itunes.

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Film poster. Design by Joerg Steineck.

“Inside Scofield is a vital addition to Scofield‘s story and an important document to get to know the maestro better.“ Denny Ilet (LJN)

“Inside Scofield captures the famed jazz guitarist in the most intimate of ways.“ Jared Feldschreiber (The Times of Israel)

“What an endeavor! The whole thing is amazing. We really get a document of John’s life here.“ Bob Bakert (Jazz Guitar Today)

“Unmissable – A remarkable and ultimately inspiring portrayal of a truly masterful guitarist.“ Rod Brakes (Guitar Player)

Genre:  documentary / running time: 85 mins / Year: 2022 / directed, produced, filmed, edited by Joerg Steineck © Steineck Films / IFP (2022)

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