Hailed as the greatest unknown genius of modern times - the legendary R. Stevie Moore has influenced a generation of musicians including artists Ariel Pink, Albert Hammond Jr, Mac DeMarco and other. 'Cool Daddio: The Second Youth of R. Stevie Moore' is a tragi-comic musical odyssey to discover underground music icon R. Stevie Moore, a man who recorded over 400 albums…. in his bedroom. Now in his 60s, R. Stevie Moore is finally receiving worldwide recognition and growing cult following. As he embarks on his first global tour, is it all too much, and too late?
Featuring R. Stevie Moore, Ariel Pink, Mac Demarco, David Shrigley, Jay Watson, James Richardson, Theophilus London, Mike Watt, James Falkner and many others.
Directed by Imogen Putler and Monika Baran.
Executive Produced by Figs Jackman
Produced by Spring Films in association with Onsight
Official Selection Sheffield Docs 2019 (nomination for New Talent award)
Official Selection Melbourne International Film Festival 2019
Official Selection Nashville Film Festival 2019