Coldplay: A Head Full Of Dreams documentary drew on 1,000 hours of footage over 20 years

The resulting two-hour documentary is a kaleidoscopic jaunt through the band's meteoric rise from playing seedy club gigs to their most recent stadium-filling world tour for their album, also titled A Head Full Of Dreams (2015).
The resulting two-hour documentary is a kaleidoscopic jaunt through the band's meteoric rise from playing seedy club gigs to their most recent stadium-filling world tour for their album, also titled A Head Full Of Dreams (2015).PHOTO: SAM NEILL

SINGAPORE - Coldplay: A Head Full Of Dreams, the documentary film about the juggernaut British band, starts with a phone call.

Film-maker Mat Whitecross asks frontman Chris Martin if he has watched the edit that he sent over. But Martin says he has not and probably will not, because he would just tell him to cut out all the bits with him in it.

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