Documentary maker Nick Broomfield has turned his attention to Whitney Houston’s rise and fall, charting a possible romance with her female assistant and husband Bobby Brown. The highly emotional trailer for Whitney: Can I Be Me, a documentary about the life of late pop icon Whitney Houston, was released on Tuesday,June 13.
Behind-the-scenes clips, performance footage and interview excerpts are woven together as people talk about the seven-time Grammy winner.
A past interview with Whitney herself reveals how she really felt. “Success doesn’t change you,” she said. “Fame does.” Eventually, the trailer comes to a close with perhaps the most powerful line of all: “Whitney Houston died from a broken heart. She died from a broken heart.”
The trailer comes to a close with perhaps the most powerful line of all: “Whitney Houston died from a broken heart. She died from a broken heart.
Whitney: Can I Be Me, which first premiered and received high-remarks at the Tribeca Film Festival, is set to premiere Aug. 26 on Showtime.