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2 hr. 1 min.

Plot Summary
Interviews with Pete Seeger, Kris Kristofferson, Judy Collins, Arlo Guthrie and others show how the music coming out of New York's Greenwich Village challenged the status quo and promoted social change during the 1960s and '70s.


Director: Laura Archibald

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: Kino Lorber

Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation (2011)

Release Date: January 18th, 2013|2 hr. 1 min.

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  • 70
    John DeFore The Hollywood Reporter

    A history lesson that holds some pleasures even for those who know its material by heart. show more

  • 75
    Lou Lumenick New York Post

    Perhaps the most fascinating vintage footage...depicts what happened in 1961 when the city sent police into Washington Square Park to stop the longtime Sunday practice of singing without a required permit. show more

  • 38
    Chuck Bowen Slant Magazine

    Director Laura Archibald's approach is fatally safe, often turning poets into self-congratulatory windbags. show more

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