This remarkable documentary about Robbie Robertson’s young life and the creation of one of the most enduring groups in the history of popular music, The Band, blends rare archival footage, photography, iconic songs, and interviews with Robertson’s friends and collaborators, including Martin Scorsese, Bruce Springsteen, Bob Dylan, Eric Clapton, Van Morrison, and more. The celebratory opening film in the most recent Toronto International Film Festival, ONCE WERE BROTHERS is “triumphant! Robertson deeply dissects the Band’s magic and dysfunction, reckoning with the grudges, tragedies and incomparable musical bond”—Rolling Stone. And the music sounds as good or better than ever! R. 102 Min.