David Bowie: The Last Five Years

This BBC Two documentary tells the story of David Bowie's final five years before his death in 2016.

On 7 January 2017 the BBC premiered another Bowie documentary made by the same team who produced the outstanding 2003 documentary, ‘Five Years’. ‘David Bowie: The Last Five Years’ was aired by BBC Two at 9pm on 7 January 2017.

Produced and directed by Francis Whately, the documentary is a follow up to Whately’s film ‘David Bowie: Five Years’, which aired on the BBC back in 2013. The new film features rare and unseen archive footage of Bowie, as well as unheard audio interviews and vocal takes – including a previously never-before-heard a cappella take of ‘Lazarus