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Gimme Shelter

1993

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Catawiki number: 3464547
Category: DVD / Video / Blu-ray
Title: Gimme Shelter
Original title: Gimme Shelter (1970)
Series / hero: Rolling Stones, The
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Carrier / medium: VHS video tapeIcon-information
Label / publisher: Polygram
Film studio: Maysles Films, Penforta
Release year medium: 1993
Release year movie: 1970
Genre: Documentary, Music
Director: Maysles, Albert, Maysles, David, Zwerin, Charlotte
Producer: Schneider, Ronald
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Actor: Balin, Marty, Barger, Sonny, Belli, Melvin, Carter, Dick, Casady, Jack, Clarke, Mike, Cutler, Sam, Dryden, Spencer, Garcia, Jerry, Hillman, Chris, Hunter, Meredith, Jagger, Mick, Jaymes, John, Kantner, Paul, Kaukonen, Jorma, Kleinow, Pete, Lang, Michael, Leadon, Bernie, Lesh, Phil, Maysles, Albert, Maysles, David, Parsons, Gram, Passaro, Alan, Richards, Keith, Rolling Stones, The, Schneider, Ronald, Scully, Rock, Shrieve, Michael, Slick, Grace, Stewart, Ian, Taylor, Mick, Terry, Frank, Turner, Ike, Turner, Tina (Anna Mae Bullock), Watts, Charlie, Weir, Bob, Wyman, Bill
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Playing time: 90
Number of discs / tapes: 1
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Item code/order number: 086 500-3
Barcode: 044008650034
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Language on cover: English
Spoken language: English
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Colour / black and white: Colour
Version: Standard Edition
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To cite Gimme Shelter as the greatest rock documentary ever filmed is to damn it with faint praise. This 1970 release benefits from a horrifying serendipity in the timing of the shoot, which brought filmmakers Albert and David Maysles and Charlotte Zwerin aboard as the Rolling Stones' tumultuous 1969 American tour neared its end. By following the band to the Altamont Speedway near San Francisco for a fatally mismanaged free concert, the Maysles and Zwerin wound up shooting what's been accurately dubbed rock's equivalent to the Zapruder film. The cameras caught the ominous undercurrents of violence palpable even before the first chords were strummed, and were still rolling when a concertgoer was stabbed to death by the Hell's Angels that served as the festival's pool cue-wielding security force.
By the time Gimme Shelter reached theater screens, Altamont was a fixed symbol for the death of the 1960s' spirit of optimism. The Maysles and Zwerin used that knowledge to shape their film: their chronicle begins in the editing room as they cut footage of the Stones' Madison Square Garden performance of "Jumpin' Jack Flash," and from there moves toward Altamont with a kind of dreadful grace. The songs become prophecies and laments for broken faith ("Wild Horses"), misplaced devotion ("Love in Vain"), and social collapse ("Street Fighting Man" and, of course, "Sympathy for the Devil"). Along the way, we glimpse the folly of the machinations behind the festival, the insularity of life on the concert trail, and the superstars' own shell-shocked loss of innocence.
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Submission date: 06-02-2013 11:14:56
Submitted by: cboere
Last updated on: 29-07-2014 19:55:58
Last updated by: Arco
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