Filmography - Music 466/566 2013
- Altar of Fire. A film by Robert Gardner and Fritz Staal, 1976. VHS.
- Reviewed by Robert A. Paul in American Anthropologist, New Series, Vol. 80, No. 1 (1978), pp. 197-199.
- Amandla: A Revolution in Four Part Harmony. A film by Lee Hirsch, 2003.
- Reviewed by Ian Barnard in African Arts, Vol. 36, No. 2 (2003), pp. 86-87+96.
- Amir: An Afghan Refugee Musician’s Life in Peshawar, Pakistan. A film by John Baily, 1986.
- Reviewed by Mark Slobin in Ethnomusicology, Vol. 32, No. 1 (1988), pp. 161-162.
- Atumpan. A film by Mantle Hood, 1964. VHS.
- Breaking the Silence: Music in Afghanistan. A film by Simon Broughton, 2002.
- Reviewed by Razia Sultanova in Yearbook of Traditional Music, Vol. 42 (2010), pp. 239-240.
- Reviewed by Hiromi Lorraine Sakata in Ethnomusicology, Vol. 50, No. 1 (2006), pp. 174-176.
- Buena Vista Social Club. A film by Wim Wenders, 1999.
o Reviewed by Darién J. Davis in The American Historical Review, Vol. 105, No. 2 (2000), pp. 657-659. o Reviewed by Gary Hentzi in Film Quarterly, Vol. 53, No. 4 (2000), pp. 47-50. - Crossing the Bridge – The Sound of Istanbul. A film by Fatih Akin, 2005. o Reviewed by Irene Markoff in Yearbook for Traditional Music, Vol. 40 (2008), pp. 204-205. - Dizzy Gillespie. A film by Les Blank, 1965. - Don’t Look Back. A film by D.A. Pennebaker, 1967. o Reviewed by Michael Dempsey in Film Quarterly, Vol. 27, No. 3 (1974), pp. 39-43. - Gesualdo: Death for Five Voices. A film by Werner Herzog, 1995. - Gimme Shelter. A film by David and Albert Maysles, 1970. o Reviewed by Joel Haycock in Film Quarterly, Vol. 24, No. 4 (1971), pp. 56-60. - Grizzly man. A film by Werner Herzog, 2005. o Reviewed by Conrad Geller in Cinéaste, Vol. 31, No. 1 (2005), pp. 52-53. - Hanoi Eclipse: the music of Dai Lam Linh. A film by Barley Norton, 2010. o Reviewed by Dale Olsen in Yearbook for Traditional Music, Vol. 43 (2011), pp. 260-261, 280. o Reviewed by Jennifer Milioto Matsue in Asian Music, Vol. 43, No. 2 (2012), pp. 171-173. - Heavy Metal in Baghdad. A film by Eddy Moretti and Suroosh Alvi, 2007. o Reviewed by Mark Fisher in Sight and Sound, Vol. 18, No. 10 (2008), pp. 67-68. - I know I’m not alone. A film by Michael Franti, 2006. - Koyaanisqatsi: The life out of balance. A film by Godfrey Reggio, 1982. o Reviewed by Morice Mendoza in RSA Journal, Vol. 150, No. 5506 (2003), pp. 58-59. o Reviewed by Ben Gibson in Monthly Film Bulletin, Vol. 50, No. 588 (1983), p. 217. - Latcho Drom. A film by Tony Gatlif. New Yorker Video, 1993. o Reviewed by Derek Rath in The Beat, Vol. 14, No. 2 (1995), pp. 60-61. o Reviewed by Carol Silverman in Ethnomusicology, Vol. 44, No. 2 (2000), pp. 362-364. - Les Maîtres fous. A film by Jean Rouch, 1954. o Reviewed by Jean Claude Muller in American Anthropologist, New Series, Vol. 73, No. 6 (1971), pp. 1471-1473. - L’Orchestra di Piazza Vittorio. A film by Agostino Ferrente, 2006. o Reviewed by Abigail Keating in Studies in Documentary Film, Vol. 5, No. 2-3 (2011), pp. 197-209. o Reviewed by Jon Lusk in FRoots, Vol. 31, No. 5-6 (2009), p. 25. - Musique ‘Are’are. A film by Hugo Zemp, 1979 (with study guide). o Reviewed by Peter Crowe in Ethnomusicology, Vol. 31, No. 2 (1987), pp. 326-329. - Mystic Iran: the Unseen World. A film by Aryana Farshad, 2002. - Nanook of the North. A film by John Flaherty, 1998 [original 1922]. o Reviewed by Ian Jarvie in American Anthropologist, Vol. 80, No. 1 (1978), pp. 196-197. o Reviewed by Barbara C. Karcher in Teaching Sociology, Vol. 17, No. 2 (1989), pp. 268-269. - Petropolis. A film by Peter Mettler, 2010. o Reviewed by Alexander Ginnan in CineAction, Vol. 86 (2012), p. 14. - Powaqqatsi: Life in Transformation. A film by Godfrey Reggio, 1988. o Reviewed by Morice Mendoza in RSA Journal, Vol. 150, No. 5506 (2003), pp. 58-59. - Prophet Healers of Northern Malawi. A film by Steven Friedson, 1989. VHS. - Roots of Rhythm. A film by Les Blank, 1990. - Soul Power. A film by Jeff Levy-Hinte, 2008. - The Battle of Algiers. A film by Gillo Pontecorvo, 2010 [original 1966]. o Reviewed by Gary Crowdus in Cineaste, Vol. 16, No. 4 (1988), pp. 22. o Reviewed by Carlo Celli in Film Quarterly, Vol. 58, No. 2 (2004), pp. 49-52. o Reviewed by D. Brian Mann in The French Review, Vol. 79, No. 1 (2005), pp. 180-182. - The Wild Blue Yonder. A film by Werner Herzog, 2005. o Reviewed by Mark Sinker in Sight and Sound, Vol. 17, No. 7 (2007), pp. 81-82. o Reviewed by Chris Long in Cineaste, Vol. 32, No. 3 (2007), p. 104. - Umm Kulthum: A Voice Like Egypt. A film by Michal Goldman, 1996. o Reviewed by Roberta L. Dougherty in Middle East Studies Association Bulletin, Vol. 30, No. 2 (1996), pp. 252-253. - War dance. A film by Sean Fine and Andrea Nix Fine, 2006. o Reviewed by Laryssa Whittaker in Ethnomusicology Forum, Vol. 19, No. 1 (2010), pp. 126-128. - When the Road Bends: Tales of a Gypsy Caravan. A film by Jasmine Dellal, 2006. o Reviewed by Sophie Mayer in Sight and Sound, Vol. 17, No. 10 (2007), pp. 78, 80. - When We Were Kings. A film by Leon Gast, 1996. o Reviewed by Jack E. Davis in The Journal of American History, Vol. 84, No. 3 (1997), pp. 1182-1183. o Reviewed by Susan Ryan in Cinéaste, Vol. 22, No. 4 (1997), pp. 54-55.