April 5, 2011
Inspired by the popular rockumentary film format, The Foo Fighters: Back and Forth is a captivating documentary film with the aims of providing its audience with a historical perspective of the eponymous band’s growth and development throughout the years. The film features carefully edited material from over a thousand hours of video clips, tracing important moments from the band’s first days until the release of The Foo Fighters’ seventh studio album, Wasting Light. Commentaries and interviews from both current and former band members enliven the footage, carefully analyzing critical points in the band’s journey to stardom. The film, which debuted at the Southeast Southwest film festival, has received accolades from fans and film critics alike. Ultimately, in 2012, the film was nominated for and received a Grammy Award.