Watch The UK Trailer For The Real Charlie Chaplin Documentary

Altitude Films have just released the official UK Trailer for The Real Charlie Chaplin. The fascinating documentary about the rise and fall of Hollywood icon Charlie Chaplin.

When it comes to the silent era of Hollywood, Chaplin was always seen as one of the greatest. For the decades he was probably the most famous, A list celeb of his time. From his meteoric rise to stardom, his career never tarnished, but who was the real Charlie Chaplin?

This doc comes from Peter Middleton and James Spinney, the duo behind the mesmerizing Notes On Blindness. Once again, it looks like they rise above to deliver a fascinating film drawn from a remarkable archive of newly unearthed material, with a revealing and poignant portrait of Hollywood’s most iconic figure.

This will shock many, seeing that side of the icon’s life many didn’t know much about. Really looking forward to seeing this film!

From the award-winning creative team behind Notes On Blindness and Listen To Me, Marlon comes a contemporary take on cinema’s most iconic figure. In an innovative blend of newly-unearthed audio recordings, dramatic reconstructions and personal archive, the film traces Charlie Chaplin’s meteoric rise from the slums of Victorian London to the heights of Hollywood superstardom, before his scandalous fall from grace.

Refracting his life through a kaleidoscope of previously unheard voices and perspectives, the film sheds new light on the many sides of a groundbreaking, controversial and visionary artist. For decades he was the most famous man in the world but who was The Real Charlie Chaplin?

The Real Charlie Chaplin will be in cinemas across the UK and Ireland on 4th March 2022.