• Phil Ochs: There But for Fortune (2010)

Phil Ochs: There But for Fortune

Release Date: 2010

DVD Release Date: July 19th, 2011

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 36 min

Plot Summary

A 1960s folk singer comments on the ills of the society -- both of the right and of the left.

Director: Kenneth Bowser

Genres: Biography , Documentary

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    San Francisco Chronicle

    Not only is a good look at a man who carved a small but important niche into the folk world but a good record of the turbulent 1960s and what motivated its protesters. show more

  • 60
    Elizabeth WeitzmanNew York Daily News

    Though Bowser uses old footage when possible, the absence of his subject -- who died tragically in 1976 -- is keenly felt. show more

  • 80
    The Hollywood Reporter

    Kenneth Bowser's terrific documentary is a poignant portrait of an uncompromising artist. show more

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