USA | 1978 | 117min | 35mm | COLOR | Documentary | Musical
This is a documentary on the actual thanksgiving concert ‘The Last Waltz’held on November 26th, 1976 by ‘The Band’. They were the leaders of their times since their debut album titled < Music From Big Pink> in 68. The film also contains passion-filled performances by guest singers such as Bob Dylan, Eric Clapton, Neil Young, and Ringo Starr. The restored version of the film has been screened at this year’s Cannes Film Festival.
Born 1942 in New York to Italian-American parents. Well known as a film fanatic and collector since his younger days, Scorsese went to New York University Graduate School and firmly established himself as a notable director in American film with works including < Mean Streets>(1973) and < Taxi Driver>(1976).