Allen Ginsberg: An Elegy
This intimate documentary-style portrait of American Beat poet and counterculture icon Allen Ginsberg -- best known for his long-form poem "Howl" (1956) -- includes his last television interview before his death in 1997. Other highlights include rare footage captured by avant-garde filmmaker Jonas Mekas; a previously unseen film of Ginsberg performing with Paul McCartney; and a poignant memorial service tribute by Patti Smith.
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NRNot rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Full Screen 1.33:1Subtitles
English, French, German, Italian, Spanish (Neutral)Closed captioned
NoLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital 2.0 StereoOther features
Color; interactive menus; scene access.
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Common Sense Note
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it