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- Criterion collection ;
[Monterey, Calif.] :
Monterey International Pop Festival Foundation : Pennebaker Hegedus Films, Inc. : Criterion Collection
- Item Description
- Duration: 1 hr., 19 min. ; 49 min. ; 19 min. ; 2 hr., 03 min.
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Features: new high-definition digital transfers of Monterey Pop, Jimi Plays Monterey, and, Shake! Otis at Monterey, supervised by D.A. Pennebaker ; new 5.1 mixes by legendary recording engineer Eddie Kramer, presented in Dolby digital and DTS; Outtake performances by The Association, Big Brother and the Holding Company, The Blues Project, Buffalo Springfield, The Paul Butterfield Blues Band, The Byrds, Country Joe and the Fish, The Electric Flag, Jefferson Airplane, Al Kooper, The Mamas and the Papas, Laura Nyro, Quicksilver Messenger Service, Simon and Garfunkel, Tiny Tim, and The Who; audio commentaries: Festival producer Lou Adler and D.A. Pennebaker on Monterey Pop; music critic Charles Shaar Murray on Jimi Plays Monterey; music critic Peter Guralnick on Shake! Otis at Monterey; new video interview with Lou Adler and D.A. Pennebaker on the beginnings of the Festival and the making of the film ; new video interview with Phil Walden, manager of Otis Redding from 1959 to 1967; audio interviews with Festival producer Joh Phillips, Festival publicist Derek Taylor, and performers Cass Elliot and David Crosby; photo essay, Monterey Pop scrapbook, Theatrical trailers and radio spots.
- Physical Description
- 3 v. (DVD)(1 videodisc per volume)(270 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
- Playing Time
- Production Credits
- Original film, the Festival, and live recordings produced by Lou Adler and John Phillips ; executive producers, Peter Becker and Johathan Turell.
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- v. 1. disc 1. Monterey Pop (79 min., 1968)
- v. 2. disc 2. Jimi plays Monterey (49 min., 1986) ; Shake! Otis at Monterey (19 min., 1986)
- v. 3. disc 3. The outtake performances (123 min., 1997).
At the height of the so-called ""summer of love,"" the first and only Monterey International Pop Festival roared forward -- capturing a decade's spirit and ushering in a new era of rock and roll. Monterey would launch the careers of Jimi Hendrix, Janis Jop"lin, Otis Redding, Simon & Garfunkel, The Who, and many others. With his characteristic verite style, D.A. Pennebaker captured it all, immortalizing those moments that have become legendary. This special 3xDVD set feautures ""Monterey Pop,"" ""Jimi Play"nterey,"" ""Shake! Otis at Monterey,"" and ""Monterey Pop: The Outtake Performances"" featuring 90 minutes of unseen footage.Review by Publisher Summary 2
Documentary about Monterey Pop Festival of 1967; includes festival footage and performances.