It's time to take a sneak peek at Beyonce's directorial debut. Following HBO's announcement of an impending Queen B documentary, helmed by the singer herself, a trailer for the TV special has been released.

"I always battle with how much do I reveal about myself," Bey admits as the clip opens. "If I'm scared, be sacred. Allow it; release it," she says over fierce performance footage. The preview also shows off-stage shots of the entertainer, including video of her then-burgeoning baby bump.

"Everybody knows Beyonce's music, but few know Beyonce the person," Michael Lombardo, president of HBO programming, said in a previous statement. "Along with electrifying footage of Beyonce onstage, this unique special looks beyond the glamor to reveal a vibrant, vulnerable, unforgettable woman."

Beyonce's documentary special premieres February 16, 2013 on HBO, just days after her headlining gig at this season's Superbowl Halftime Show. Until then, check out the trailer below.

Watch Beyonce's Documentary Trailer

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