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Title Festival express / a Thinkfilm release ; Gavin Poolman and John Trapman present a film by Bob Smeaton ; producers, Gavin Poolman, John Trapman ; director, Bob Smeaton.

Publication Info. [United States] : New Line Home Entertainment, [2004]


Location Call No. Status
 Enfield, Main Library - Audio-Visual Materials  DVD FESTIVAL DISC 1-2    Check Shelf
 Marlborough, Richmond Memorial Library - Adult Department  DVD 781.66 FESTIVAL    Check Shelf
 South Windsor Public Library - Audio-Visual Materials  DVD FESTIVAL EXPRESS    Check Shelf
Description 2 videodiscs (89 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Title from disc surface.
Special features include over 50 minutes of never-before-seen footage including Janis Joplin, the Grateful Dead, the Band, and more ; extended interviews with Bob Weir, Buddy Guy, Ken Walker, Phil Lesh and more ; The making of "Festival express" ; photo gallery ; theatrical trailer.
Credits Director of photography, Peter Biziou ; editor, Eammon Power.
Performer The Band, Delaney & Bonnie & Friends ; Flying Burrito Brothers ; Grateful Dead ; Buddy Guy Blues Band ; Ian & Sylvia & the Great Speckled Bird ; Janis Joplin ; Mashmakhan ; Sha Na Na.
Summary In 1970, such names as Janis Joplin, The Band, and The Grateful Dead traveled by a customized train for five days to Toronto, Calgary, and Winnipeg for a mega-concert at each stop. This experience was filmed and some footage was locked away, until now.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for some language.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Language In English with English and Spanish subtitles, closed-captioned.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Rock music -- 1961-1970.
Rock concerts -- Canada.
Genre/Form Rock films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Poolman, Gavin.
Trapman, John.
Smeaton, Bob.
Biziou, Peter.
Power, Eammon.
Joplin, Janis.
Band (Musical group)
Delaney & Bonnie.
Flying Burrito Bros.
Grateful Dead (Musical group)
Buddy Guy Blues Band.
Ian & Sylvia.
Great Speckled Bird (Musical group)
Mashmakhan (Musical group)
Sha Na Na (Musical group)
New Line Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 0780649230
Standard No. 794043757327
Music No. N7573 New Line Home Entertainment
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