Keyword: tribute

Greetings From Tim Buckley

Greetings From Tim Buckley (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 99 minutes Release date: 05/02/2013
In 1991, a young Jeff Buckley rehearses for his public singing debut at a Brooklyn tribute show for his father, the late folk singer Tim Buckley. Struggling with the legacy of a man he barely knew, Jeff forms a friendship with an enigmatic young woman working at the show and begins to discover the powerful potential of his own musical voice.

Africa Unite (2007)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2007
Revolves around three generations of the Marley family as they take their first trip to Ethiopia for a landmark concert commemorating singer Bob Marley's 60th birthday. Features rare footage of the late artist and many of his original recordings.

Notes on Marie Menken (2007)

Rated: None Runtime: 102 minutes Release date: 02/08/2007
Diary like portrait in which friends reminisce about the grand old lady of the American avant-garde: Marie Menken (1909-1970). She inspired artists such as Brakhage and Warhol and was the model for Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf.

Ingrid (1984)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 70 minutes Release date: 11/29/1984
A career-biography and tribute to the late sweedish actress Ingrid Bergman.

Cinerama Adventure (1999)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 11/29/1999
A documentary celebrating the long lost three-camera, three-projector cinematic process that thrilled millions around the globe in the early 1950s. Cinerama's popularity was the genesis of the wide screen era. The film is the story of lone inventor Fred Willard's 15-year struggle to loosen the constraints of conventional motion pictures, while surrounding the audience with sight and sound.
Thunder Soul

Thunder Soul (2011)

Rated: PG Runtime: 91 minutes Release date: 09/22/2011
It was the 1970s, and charismatic band leader, Conrad "Prof" Johnson, made history at an inner-city Houston high school. Johnson took the school's mediocre jazz band and turned them into a legendary funk powerhouse. Now, 35 years later, his students plan to pay a tribute to their now 92 year old Professor. Some of these past students have not played their instruments in decades yet they are...
Dir: Mark Landsman
With: N/A

A Good Man (2010)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 86 minutes Release date: 11/29/2010
A look at choreographer Bill T. Jones as he and his company create a performance piece in honor of Abraham Lincoln"s bicentennial. Here, we observe a master of his craft, revealing the challenges in communicating one"s artistic vision and the exhilaration of success.
Dir: Gordon Quinn
With: N/A
Sing Me the Songs that Say I Love You - A Concert for Kate McGarrigle

Sing Me the Songs that Say I Love You - A Concert for Kate McGarrigle (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 06/25/2013
In May, 2011, a concert was held in New York's Town Hall to commemorate the influential Canadian singer-songwriter Kate McGarrigle who had died of cancer a year prior at the age of 63. Here, we take a look at the intimate group who took the stage, including her children Rufus and Martha Wainwright, her sister Anna McGarrigle and friends from the music business such as Emmylou Harris, Norah Jones...

Rosakinder (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2012
Five directors pay a tribute to their mentor Rosa von Praunheim, one of Germany's most uninhibited, confrontational and honest directors. To commemorate his seventieth birthday, these "Rosakinder" (pink children) create a cinematic tribute. As they describe their own careers in filmmaking, the influence of Rosa von Praunheim upon key phases of their lives and creative output becomes apparent.
Dir: Tom Tykwer
With: N/A
Vysotsky: Thank God I'm Alive

Vysotsky: Thank God I'm Alive (2011)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/30/2011
Russian poet, singer and actor Vladimir Vysotsky was an idol of the 1970s and '80s. In 1980, at the age of 42, he passed away during the Moscow Olympic Games. This is the story of his last great love as handed down to his son from a family friend.

Cheonggyecheon Medley: A Dream of Iron (2010)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 79 minutes Release date: 11/29/2010
Documentary filmmaker Kelvin Kyung Kun Park makes a tribute to his dead grandfather who ran a scrap metal business in the Cheonggyecheon district of Seoul following the Korean War. Since childhood, Park has been haunted by recurring dreams and nightmares filled with metallic imagery. As he confronts the history of iron workers and explores the remaining workmen still engaging in obsolete...

Quentin (1999)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 3 minutes Release date: 11/29/1999
An expressionist film-portrait of the filmmaker's great-uncle, Quentin Crisp.

pamphlet passage (1998)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 3 minutes Release date: 11/29/1998
A celebration of health-education and informational pamphlets, such as "I Got Vaxed and You Should Too."
Dir: C Depp
With: N/A
All the Way Through Evening

All the Way Through Evening (2011)

Rated: None Runtime: 70 minutes Release date: 11/30/2011
Every year, eccentric elderly East Village pianist Mimi Stern-Wolfe produces and performs a concert of music composers who were lost to HIV/AIDS. Now in it's 20th year, Mimi and her small ensemble (2 vocalists and a cellist) painstakingly rehearse several numbers ahead the World AIDS Day concert program.

Art/Violence (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2012
On April 4, 2011, Palestinian-Jewish actor, director and peace activist Juliano Mer-Khamis was murdered. He was the founder of the Freedom Theatre in Jenin, a Palestinian refugee camp on Jordan's West Bank. The theater aims to provide young people with a place to develop their own artistic resistance against patriarchal oppression and the Israeli occupation. Taking their inspiration from...
Dir: Udi Aloni
With: N/A

Adele 1 (2011)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 5 minutes Release date: 11/29/2011

JG (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 26 minutes Release date: 04/15/2014
This 35mm anamorphic film uses a fixed camera and masking, and sometimes divides the screen into thirds. It juxtaposes images of salt, clay, mountains, an awakening armadillo and others to create a surreal effect in an homage to J.G. Ballard's writing and Robert Smithson's sculpture.
Dir: Tacita Dean
With: N/A

Black Friday (2011)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 75 minutes Release date: 11/29/2011
A look at motocross from the perspective of the daredevil Metal Mulisha team. Since 1999, Mulisha has been known for riding on the edge and an adrenaline-filled lifestyle. Their amazing feats have been caught on camera from both aerial and ground viewpoints. The highlights include Wes Agee and Todd Potter's world record 190-foot backflip, Brian Deegan's fight against Dave Mirra at EllisMania 7...
Dir: Jay Schweitzer
With: N/A