Greenwich Village was the birthplace of the singer/songwriter and songs of love and relationships. Between 1961-1973, many musicians in The Villagebanded together to sing about the radical social upheaval of the time. Narrated by Academy Award Winner Susan Sarandon (Thelma & Louise, Broken City, Dead Man Walking), GREENWICH VILLAGE: MUSIC THAT DEFINED A GENERATION is a feature-length documentary about the Greenwich Village music scene and how it sparked everlasting political, social and cultural changes. For the first time, the greatest singer-songwriters, authors and performers from Greenwich Village reflect on how they collectively became the voice of a generation. Through poignant interviews, rare archival footage and new live performances, GREENWICH VILLAGE: MUSIC THAT DEFINED A GENERATION tells a story about community, courage and most importantly - music. FEATURING MUSIC LEGENDS: PETE SEEGER, KRIS KRISTOFFERSON, DON MCLEAN, PETER YARROW (Peter, Paul & Mary), ARLO GUTHRIE, CARLY SIMON, TOM CHAPIN, JUDY COLLINS and more!
With reflections from Pete Seeger, Carly Simon, Arlo Guthrie and Susan Sarandon, music, politics and culture all collide in Greenwich Village in the ‘60s. A FilmBuff Presentation.