Sky Arts kicks off its Soul Weekend with this film about how James Brown, who was born
in poverty, abandoned by his parents and grew up in his aunt’s brothel, became the Godfather
Featuring interviews with band members and footage of his unique performances, James Brown’s is a remarkable and turbulent story.
See what all the fuss was about in Live at Montreux (11.15pm), a concert film from 1981. There’s also another chance to see the documentary Discovering: James Brown (12.35am).