7/19/10

Documentary Viewing: Patti Smith on Aug 19, 2010


Thursday, August 19, 2010 • 6:30 pm

DOCUMENTARY FEATURE:
Patti Smith: Dream of Life

Patti Smith: Dream of Life is an intimate portrait of the legendary rocker, poet and artist. Following Smith's personal reflections, the film explores her many art forms and some of the people who inspired her ‐ William Burroughs, Allen Ginsberg, Bob Dylan, Robert Mapplethorpe and Michael Stipe.
She emerges as a crucial, contemporary link between the Beats, punks and today's music. Patti Smith: Dream of Life is an impressionistic journal of a multifaceted artist that underscores her unique place in American culture.
Winner of the 2008 Sundance Film Festival Excellence in Cinematography Award: Documentary.
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