In Search of Blind Joe Death: The Saga of John FaheyJames Cullingham 2012
Friday, November 1
|7:00 pm||SCA Robert Brent Auditorium|
Official Film Website
Runtime: 58 min.
A feature documentary about the tremendously influential composer, guitarist, author and provocateur John Fahey. Known as "the father of American Primitive Guitar," Some think of him as a foundational figure in American folk music. The film combines live action and archival footage with animation in a kinetic, musically charged tribute to a great artist. FEATURING Pete Townshend, Joey Burns of Calexico, Chris Funk of The Decemberists and renowned radio personality Dr. Demento.
Preceded by the short film Approximately Nels Cline