When it comes to musicians that inspired and created timeless music that can never be forgotten, Bob Marley and his legacy is right up there as one of the greatest of all time.

Film director Kevin Macdonald [responsible for blockbuster film The Last King of Scotland] has put together Marley, a two and a half hour film chronicling Bob’s personal life shown through interviews with family and friends, including never before seen footage depicting his ideas and beliefs of spirituality, personal values and practices that shaped him to be the musical icon we continue to know and love.

The film, set for release April 20, 2012  has already premièred at the 2012 Berlin Film Festival and will run at this years SXSW Festival from March 8th – 13th. Watch the trailer below.