With the new Amy Winehouse documentary AMY in cinemas in July, and screening at Cannes this month, the first clip from the film has been released – watch it here.

AMY is directed by Asif Kapadia, the BAFTA-winning director of Senna

The synopsis for the film reads: "Featuring extensive unseen archive footage and previously unheard tracks, this strikingly modern, moving and vital film shines a light on the world we live in, in a way that very few can.  

"A once-in-a-generation talent and a pure jazz artist in the most authentic sense, Amy wrote and sung from the heart using her musical gifts to analyse her own problems. The combination of her raw honesty and supreme talent resulted in some of the most original and adored songs of the modern era.

"Her huge success, however, resulted in relentless and invasive media attention which, coupled with Amy's troubled relationships and precarious lifestyle, saw her life tragically begin to unravel.

"Amy Winehouse died from alcohol poisoning in July 2011 at the age of 27."

The film is due for release on Friday July 3. 

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