The one-minute, thirty-five second “BLACKPINK: Light Up the Sky” trailer features snippets from interviews with Jennie, RosÃ©, Lisa, and Jisoo. They recall their beginnings – how they used to live together away from their family and how things fell into place: “When it’s the four of us, the whole thing works.”
The K-pop girl group members are also shown at a recording studio and during rehearsals and performances. They are also seen signing autographs and greeting a huge assembly of fans.
Don’t miss the sneak previews of the promised never-before-seen footage of BLACKPINK members from their younger years. The documentary follows them from their trainee days to their current status as global K-pop sensations.
It also mentions the group’s historic 2019 Coachella performance. BLACKPINK was the first K-pop girl group to perform at Coachella.
There are also sound bites from their producer songwriter Teddy Park. Kuma, Jennie’s Pomeranian dog, also makes a special appearance.
‘Joy and light’
Netflix said the documentary will give viewers a first look into the recording process of BLACKPINK’s follow-up album, which depicts the highs and lows of being a K-pop idol group. It also “showcases each member’s incredible talent that when combined, creates the uniquely trailblazing DNA of BLACKPINK.”
“We’re thrilled to bring their story to their fans worldwide,” said Netflix’s Adam Del Deo, VP Documentary Features.
When the documentary was announced, BLACKPINK said: “We can’t wait to share our personal stories with Blinks all over the world through Netflix!”
“We hope this film will bring joy and light to the viewers, and they will enjoy seeing our journey together on screen from the past four years,” they added.
“BLACKPINK: Light Up the Sky” is directed by Caroline Suh, director of the Netflix docuseries “Salt Fat Acid Heat.” It is produced by RadicalMedia.