Search results for "Joan Baez"

Dont Look Back (1967)

In this wildly entertaining vision of one of the twentieth century’s greatest artists, Bob Dylan is surrounded by teen fans, gets into heated philosophical jousts with ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  D.A. Pennebaker
CAST:  Bob Dylan  •  Albert Grossman  •  Bob Neuwirth  •  Joan Baez

Dynamite Chicken (1971) RT Audience 71%

DVD release: Mar 2006

“A contemporary probe and commentary of the mores and maladies of our age… With shtick, bits, pieces, girls, some hamburger, a little hair, a lady, some fellas, some religious ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Ernest Pintoff
CAST:  Richard Pryor  •  Ace Trucking Company  •  Patti Deutsch  •  Michael Mislove

No Direction Home (2005)

A chronicle of Bob Dylan's strange evolution between 1961 and 1966 from folk singer to protest singer to "voice of a generation" to rock star.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Bob Dylan  •  Allen Ginsberg  •  Joan Baez  •  Johnny Cash

Woodstock (1970)

An intimate look at the Woodstock Music & Art Festival held in Bethel, NY in 1969, from preparation through cleanup, with historic access to insiders, blistering concert ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • History • Music
DIRECTION:  Michael Wadleigh
CAST:  Joe Cocker  •  Richie Havens  •  Joan Baez  •  Arlo Guthrie

Renaldo and Clara (1978) RT 40% / Audience 75%

Filmed in the autumn of 1975 prior to and during Bob Dylan's Rolling Thunder Revue tour – featuring appearances and performances by Ronee Blakley, T-Bone Burnett, Jack Elliott ...  (more)

CAST:  Bob Dylan  •  Joan Baez  •  Ronnie Hawkins  •  Jack Elliott

Leonard Cohen: Live At The Isle Of Wight 1970 (2009)

Forty summers ago on a windswept island just off England's southern coastline, a young Canadian folksinger-songwriter-poet-novelist named Leonard Cohen delivered the ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Murray Lerner
CAST:  Leonard Cohen  •  Kris Kristofferson  •  Judy Collins  •  Joan Baez

Live Aid (1985)

Live Aid was held on 13 July 1985, held simultaneously in Wembley Stadium in London, England, and the John F. Kennedy Stadium in Philadelphia, United States. It was one of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Vincent Scarza
CAST:  Bob Dylan  •  David Bowie  •  Mick Jagger  •  Paul McCartney

Hugh Hefner: Playboy, Activist and Rebel (2009) RT 60% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Jan 2011

A revealing look at the outspoken, flamboyant founder of the Playboy empire. With humor and insight, the film captures Hefner's fierce battles with the government, the ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Brigitte Berman
CAST:  Joan Baez  •  Pat Boone  •  Tony Curtis  •  Tony Bennett

The March (1964) RT Audience 100%

The March, also known as The March to Washington, is a 1964 documentary film by James Blue about the 1963 civil rights March on Washington. It was made for the Motion Picture ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  James Blue
CAST:  Carl Rowan  •  Marian Anderson  •  James Farmer  •  Martin Luther King

Slacker Uprising (2007) RT 28% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Oct 2008

Michael Moore visits colleges in swing states during the 2004 election with a goal to encourage 18–29 year old to vote.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Michael Moore
CAST:  Michael Moore  •  Eddie Vedder  •  Robert Ellis Orrall  •  Steve Earle

Pete Seeger: The Power of Song (2007) RT 95% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Aug 2008

Interviews, archival footage and home movies are used to illustrate a social history of folk artists Pete Seeger.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
CAST:  Pete Seeger  •  Joan Baez  •  Johnny Cash  •  Bill Clinton

The Big T.N.T. Show (1966) RT Audience 100%

Live performances by some of the top rock-and-roll acts of the mid 60s. Includes Ray Charles, The Byrds, Joan Baez, Ike and Tina Turner, Donovan, The Lovin' Spoonful, and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Larry Peerce
CAST:  Joan Baez  •  Gene Clark  •  Ray Charles  •  Petula Clark

Berkeley in the Sixties (1990) RT 100% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Dec 2002

A documentary about militant student political activity at the University of California, Berkeley in the 1960s.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Mark Kitchell
CAST:  Jentri Anders  •  Joan Baez  •  Frank Bardacke  •  John De Bonis

The Other Side of the Mirror (2007)

1963 "North Country Blues" "With God On Our Side" "Talkin' World War III Blues" "Who Killed Davey Moore?" "Only a Pawn in Their Game" "Blowin' In The Wind" 1964 ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Murray Lerner
CAST:  Bob Dylan  •  Joan Baez  •  Johnny Cash

65 Revisited (2007) RT 100% / Audience 100%

Recorded during Bob Dylan's tour of England in 1965, this documentary from director D.A. Pennebaker captures the legendary artist in his prime -- both on- and offstage. Edited ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  D.A. Pennebaker
CAST:  Bob Dylan  •  Joan Baez  •  Bob Neuwirth  •  Nico

Celebration at Big Sur (1971)

Star-studded show recorded at the Big Sur Folk Festival, Big Sur, California, September 13th and 14th, 1969. Joan Baez, Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, Joni Mitchell, John ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • History • Music
DIRECTION:  Baird Bryant  •  Johanna Demetrakas
CAST:  Joan Baez  •  David Crosby  •  Joni Mitchell  •  Graham Nash

Message to Love (1996) RT Audience 100%

In August 1970, 600,000 fans flocked to the Isle of Wight to witness the third and final festival to be held on the island. Besides the music, they also got a look at the ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Murray Lerner
CAST:  Jimi Hendrix  •  Free  •  Taste  •  John Sebastian

Festival (1967) RT Audience 83%

DVD release: Oct 2005

Black and white footage of performances, interviews, and conversations at the Newport Folk Festival, from 1963 to 1966. The headliners are Peter, Paul and Mary, Joan Baez, ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Murray Lerner
CAST:  Horton Barker  •  Fiddler Beers  •  Theodore Bikel  •  Pete Seeger

Smothered: The Censorship Struggles of the Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour (2002)

The history of the irreverent "The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour" and the content battles it fought with its television network.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Documentary • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Maureen Muldaur
CAST:  Tom Smothers  •  Dick Smothers  •  Rob Reiner  •  Bill Maher