• Glastonbury (2007)

Glastonbury

Release Date: February 23rd, 2007

DVD Release Date: June 12th, 2007

R |2 hr 15 min

Plot Summary

Filmmaker Julien Temple documents the 35-year musical history of the Glastonbury Festival. Farmer Michael Eavis founds the United Kingdom's longest-running rock fest, where many music fans gather annually. Featured performers include Chris Martin and Morrissey.

Director: Julien Temple

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: HanWay Films

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    Ray BennettThe Hollywood Reporter

    A performance film, but sadly the majority of the performers are not the acts that have played at the long-running pop festival over 35 years, but the exhibitionists who make up the crowd. show more

  • 75
    Michael WilmingtonChicago Tribune

    Best of all though, we get to experience the whole fest itself, over four turbulent decades-an era from which Glastonbury, like Woodstock in its day, offers a halcyon "timeout." show more

  • 75
    San Francisco Chronicle

    Full of vitality and music and, at the same time, is a little wobbly, meandering and too long. show more

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