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Scott Walker: 30 Century Man (2006)

Not Rated | | Documentary, Biography, Music | 27 April 2007 (UK)
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A documentary on the influential musician Scott Walker.

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Stephen Kijak
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Cast

Credited cast:
Damon Albarn ... Himself
Dot Allison Dot Allison ... Herself
Marc Almond Marc Almond ... Himself
Alan Bangs Alan Bangs ... Himself
David Bates David Bates ... Himself
Jean-Daniel Beauvallet Jean-Daniel Beauvallet ... Himself (as JD Beauvallet)
Ed Bicknell Ed Bicknell ... Himself
David Bowie ... Himself
Jacques Brel ... Himself (archive footage)
Cally Calloman Cally Calloman ... Himself
Al Clark Al Clark ... Himself
Jarvis Cocker ... Himself
Cathal Coughlan Cathal Coughlan ... Himself
Rob Ellis Rob Ellis ... Himself
Brian Eno ... Himself
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A documentary on the influential musician Scott Walker.

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The long-awaited film about the most influential and enigmatic figure in rock history.


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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 April 2007 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Scott Walker: O anthropos tou 3ou aiona See more »

Filming Locations:

London, England, UK See more »

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$500,000 (estimated)
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Dolby SR

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1.85 : 1
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A Very Good Film About an Extraordinary Musician
5 August 2008 | by malkotozloSee all my reviews

Scott Walker, one of the most talented, exciting and exceptional figures in the history of music, has been avoiding the attention of the media for ages. This film does not provide you with the much sought after information about his personal life (which I would have found very interesting, I admit), but instead focuses on his music, which, of course, is much more important. There are a lot of talking heads, mostly famous musicians and people from the music business, listening to Scott Walker's music and describing their impressions and the significance it has for them. Naturally, the most fascinating thing about the movie is Scott Walker himself and the metamorphoses he went through in the course of his musical career, drifting more and more in dark and abstract directions. I would highly recommend the film to anyone who likes Scott Walker (if you do not know who he is, hear some of his music, preferably beginning with the 60s).


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