The life and times of Allen Ginsberg [videorecording] /
a New Yorker Films release ; produced and directed by Jerry Aronson.
Deluxe two-disc set
[New York] : Docurama Films ; [distributed by] New Video, 2013, c2006.
2 videodiscs (84 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
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[New York] : Docurama Films ; [distributed by] New Video, 2013, c2006.
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Disc 1. Feature and extras -- disc 2. Memorial and interviews.
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Editors, Nathaniel Dorsky, Jerry Aronson, Antony Cooper ; camera, Jean de Segonzac, Roger Carter, Richard Lerner ; music, Tom Capek.
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"6 hours of bonus materials"--Container.
Extras: [disc 1] Ginsberg & Burroughs; Ginsberg & Cassady; The making of The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg; Ginsberg & Dylan; Scenes from Allen's last three days on earth as a spirit; Ballad of the Skeletons: MTV music video with McCartney and Glass; Ginsberg & Brakhage; selected poems; Howl experts; photo exhibition: Allen Ginsberg's first photo exhibit; Ginsberg's photo gallery; director's photo gallery -- [disc 2] Interviews; Memorial: excerpts from Planet News, a tribute to Allen Ginsberg.
Originally released in 1994 as a motion picture; updated in 2002. This edition of video originally released in 2006 by New Yorker Video.
Featuring interviews with: Joan Baez, Beck, Bono, Stan Brakhage, William Burroughs, Johnny Depp, Philip Glass, Abbie Hoffman, Jack Johnson, Ken Kesey, Timothy Leary, Paul McCartney, Jonas Mekas, Thurston Moore, Yoko Ono, Lee Ranaldo, Ed Sanders, Patti Smith, Hunter S. Thompson, Andy Warhol and many more.
Depicts Allen Ginsberg, an American poet and social activist in the different decades of his life and activities; updated to include information about Ginserg's death.
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DVD, NTSC; Dolby digital stereo.

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