The Quiet One

When:
July 18, 2019 @ 4:30 pm
2019-07-18T16:30:00-06:00
2019-07-18T16:45:00-06:00
Where:
Jean Cocteau Cinema
418 Montezuma Ave
Santa Fe
NM 87501

The Quiet One

 

THE QUIET ONE offers a unique, never before revealed and behind the- scenes look at the highs and lows of the life and career of Bill Wyman, former founding member of the Rolling Stones and renaissance man of rock and roll. Throughout his life Bill shot hours of “unseen” film footage, took thousands of photographs and collected a vast archive of memorabilia. Bill also kept a detailed diary to accompany these treasures. The film uses this private, one of a kind, collection alongside interviews with Bill’s family and friends to take the audience on a first-hand journey of Bill’s life. Exploring his childhood in the war, the golden age of rock & roll and life in the present day, these are the experiences and stories of an amusing, engaging and down-to-earth man often simply called ‘The Quiet One’. This phenomenal archive has never been available to filmmakers before.

What I’m Watching and Reading

The Great Gatsby F. Scott Fitzgerald
LoTR J.R.R. Tolkien
Watership Down. Richard Adams
The Once and Future King T.H. White
Lord of Light Roger Zelzany
A Wizard of Earthsea Ursula K. LeGuin
The Prince of Tides Pat Conroy
A Tale of Two Cities Charles Dickens
Catch-22 Joseph Heller

Favorite Music - Grateful Dead, Janis Ian

Favorite TV: (short list- he loves TV) Rome, Deadwood, The Expanse, Boardwalk Empire, Big Bang Theory

Favorite Science Fiction & Fantasy Movies: Aliens, The Princess Bride, Blade Runner, LOTR, Dark City, Pan’s Labyrinth, Hell Boy

 

Video Interviews

View our Author Event Series @ Jean Cocteau Cinema

https://youtu.be/S9AxEjlj1Q8?list=PLP-d_0t989GMKNX2jqcuGWFeAX_CO83ZZ

 

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