David Gilmour will premiere his new movie, David Gilmour Live At Pompeii, at select cinemas on Wednesday 13 September.
The movie sees David Gilmour return to the legendary historic site of the ancient Roman amphitheatre 45 years after he played there with Pink Floyd for Adrian Maben’s now iconic movie Pink Floyd Live At Pompeii. In doing so, David Gilmour became the first ever rock musician to perform at the venue to a live viewers (Pink Floyd legendarily performed in an empty amphitheatre in the 1972 documentary).
Gilmour Live At Pompeii has been compiled from David Gilmour’s 2 shows at the venue on July 7 and 8 last yr and will feature songs from David Gilmour’s last two solo albums, On An Island (2006) and Rattle That Lock (2015) in addition to Pink Floyd’s classics such as Comfortably Numb, Wish You Were Here, One Of These Days and the rarely heard Great Gig In The Sky. It has been directed by Gavin Elder and filmed in 4K, to be presented in Dolby Atmos sound.
Tickets are now on sale worldwide with more cinemas to follow soon, together with Latin America and Central America. By way of ‘Demand It’ if Gilmour Live at Pompeii isn’t screening in a specific area, followers could make a request for it by filling out a form on the web site, and Trafalgar Releasing will do their greatest to bring the event to a cinema close to them. For details of cinemas taking part in this very special one night time only event and ticket information visit to: