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Woodstock


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  Woodstock Review
Tookey's Rating
8 /10
 
Average Rating
8.78 /10
 
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Directed by: Michael Wadleigh
Written by:

 
 
 
Released: 1970
   
Genre: MUSICAL
DOCUMENTARY
   
Origin: US
   
Colour: C
   
Length: 184
 
 


 
Three days of rock and rain, thought by some at the time to herald a new era, but which in fact marked the end of it.
Reviewed by Chris Tookey

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Mammoth rock concert , still of musical and sociologivcal interest. Highlights include Jimi Hendrix and the Who, the innovative use of split-screens, and some intelligent film editing (by, among others, Martin Scorsese). 1970 Oscar-winner as Best Documentary.


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