Intimate Portrait: Natalie Merchant | 1999
Documentary about the life and career of singer Natalie Merchant, who achieved national celebrity in the 1980s while performing with the popular folk band 10,000 Maniacs. Since going solo in 1993, the multi-platinum-selling artist released two albums, "Tiger Lily" and "Ophelia." Merchant discusses the story of her childhood in upstate New York and the difficult transition to fame, fortune and worldwide recognition. In addition, she performs five songs from her latest album, "Natalie Merchant Live in Concert."