Newport Folk Festival

Overview

In this collection of footage taken from four consecutive years of the Newport Folk Festival, director Murray Lerner's lens focuses on a wide ranging variety of folk acts as they shepherd the beloved musical genre through some of its most crucial years. From the down home tunes of Son House and Mississippi John Hurt to the high profile folk of Peter, Paul and Mary and performances by such legends as Johnny Cash and Bob Dylan, Lerner's revealing concert film lovingly traces the aesthetic evolution of one of ...
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Overview

In this collection of footage taken from four consecutive years of the Newport Folk Festival, director Murray Lerner's lens focuses on a wide ranging variety of folk acts as they shepherd the beloved musical genre through some of its most crucial years. From the down home tunes of Son House and Mississippi John Hurt to the high profile folk of Peter, Paul and Mary and performances by such legends as Johnny Cash and Bob Dylan, Lerner's revealing concert film lovingly traces the aesthetic evolution of one of America's most distinct musical styles.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/18/2005
  • UPC: 801213910199
  • Rating:

  • Source: Eagle Rock Ent
  • Region Code: 14
  • Presentation: Subtitled
  • Sound: DTS 5.1-Channel Surround Sound
  • Language: English
  • Time: 1:37:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 20,316

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Festival
1. Jug Band Prelude [2:46]
2. Come and Go With Me [7:53]
3. It Doesn't All Have to Come Out of a Loudspeaker [7:29]
4. The Way Things Really Are [6:50]
5. Blowing in the Wind [13:56]
6. Vietnam Your Latest Game [12:39]
7. The Old Teach the Young [4:25]
8. Maggie's Farm [12:47]
9. Son House Blues [7:09]
10. You Hear My Howling Early in the Morning [8:03]
11. I Walk the Line [9:50]
12. Down by the Riverside [3:29]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Festival
   Play Film
   Chapters
   Set Up
      Audio
         PCM Stereo
         Dolby Digital 5.1
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