Festival (1998)

Festival
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 1hr 35mins.
Genres Music
Keywords concert
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
The Staple Singers Actor n/a 1 1000042
Pete Seeger Actor n/a 1 1000041
Swan Silvertones Actor n/a 1 1000043
Sonny Terry Actor n/a 1 1000044
Reverend Wilkins Actor n/a 1 1000046
Mrs. General Watson Actor n/a 1 1000045
Mike Seeger Actor n/a 1 1000040
Buffy Sainte-Marie Actor n/a 1 1000039
Joe Patterson Actor n/a 1 1000034
The Osborne Brothers Actor n/a 1 1000033
Paul and Mary Peter Actor n/a 1 1000035
Almeda Riddle Actor n/a 1 1000036
The Sacred Harp Singers Actor n/a 1 1000038
Eck Robertson Actor n/a 1 1000037
Ed Young Fife and Drum Corps Actor n/a 1 1000047
Murray Lerner Director n/a 2 2000001
Jack Jacobsen Sound n/a 120816 14000002
Ben Sobin Sound n/a 120816 14000001
Art Bloom Sound n/a 120816 14000003
Michael H Scott Sound n/a 120816 14000004
Murray Lerner Other conception 120795 26000001
John Gibbs Sound n/a 120816 14000005
Howard Alk Editor n/a 172 7000001
George Pickow Photography n/a 120835 6000003
George Pickow Associate Producer n/a 171 3000002
Murray Lerner Producer n/a 3 3000001
Norman Gewirtz Production Manager n/a 305 5000001
Murray Lerner Photography n/a 120835 6000001
Francis Grumman Photography n/a 120835 6000002
Odetta Actor n/a 1 1000032
Moving Star Hall Singers Actor n/a 1 1000031
Donovan Leitch Actor n/a 1 1000011
Cousin Emmy Actor n/a 1 1000010
Bob Dylan Actor n/a 1 1000012
Mimi Farina Actor n/a 1 1000013
The Freedom Singers Actor n/a 1 1000015
Richard Farina Actor n/a 1 1000014
Judy Collins Actor n/a 1 1000009
Johnny Cash Actor n/a 1 1000008
Fiddler Beers Actor n/a 1 1000003
Horton Barker Actor n/a 1 1000002
Theodore Bikel Actor n/a 1 1000004
Mike Bloomfield Actor n/a 1 1000005
Paul Butterfield Blues Band Actor n/a 1 1000007
The Blue Ridge Mountain Dancers Actor n/a 1 1000006
The Georgia Sea Island Singers Actor n/a 1 1000016
Ronnie Gilbert Actor n/a 1 1000017
Mel Lyman Actor n/a 1 1000026
Tex Logan and the Lilly Brothers Actor n/a 1 1000025
Fred McDowell Actor n/a 1 1000027
Brownie McGhee Actor n/a 1 1000028
Spokes Mashiyane Actor n/a 1 1000030
Pappy Clayton McMichen Actor n/a 1 1000029
Jim Kweskin Jug Band Actor n/a 1 1000024
Spider John Koerner Actor n/a 1 1000023
Fannie Lou Hamer Actor n/a 1 1000019
Mrs. Olie Gilbert Actor n/a 1 1000018
Son House Actor n/a 1 1000020
Howlin' Wolf Actor n/a 1 1000021
Mississippi John Hurt Actor n/a 1 1000022
Joan Baez Actor n/a 1 1000001
Synopsis
A documentary which celebrates the origins of rock--not just the musical performances, but also a portrait of a generation in its youth, still short-haired and horn-rimmed, sleeping in station wagons, beaches and lawns on their way to shows. This is the 1960s before they were the 1960s, when deep thinkers debated whether folk would beat out rock, and screamed "sell-out" when Dylan went electric...