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Title Frank Zappa, 1969-1972 [videorecording] : freak jazz, movie madness, and another Mothers! / written and directed by Tom O'Dell.

Imprint New Malden, Surrey, UK : Sexy Intellectual, [2014]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Storage DVD    MA ZAPP FJ Z90DVD    Available
Description 1 videodisc (157 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Note "This film is not sanctioned by the estate of Frank Zappa"--Container.
Extras: On the road : Mother memories (with Aynsley Dunbar, George Duke, Jeff Simmons, and Mark Volman) ; contributor biographies.
Contents Intro -- Something new -- Out with the old, in with the new -- Hot rats -- Gathering a tribe -- A dynamic duo -- A new sound for a new era -- Amateur anthropology -- The true story of 200 motels -- Back to the road (with some special guests) -- The divisive final work -- Cul-de-sac -- Full circle -- Parting ways.
Credits Narrator, Thomas Arnold ; original music, Chris Ingham ; camera, Nick Bradbury, Alex Kopp, Peter Lowden ; editor, Tim O'Dell.
Summary In August 1969, Frank Zappa disbanded the original Mothers of Invention. This film focuses on the second incarnation of the band. Includes new interviews with George Duke, Aynsley Dunbar, Don Preston, Jeff Simmons, Mark Volman, Max Bennett, Sal Marquez, Ian Underwood, 200 motels director Tony Palmer, biographers Ben Watson and Billy James, and Mojo magazine's Mark Paytress.
System Details DVD, all regions, full screen (4:3) presentation ; stereo. sound mix.
Subject Zappa, Frank.
Mothers of Invention.
Rock musicians -- United States -- Biography.
Rock music -- 1961-1970 -- History and criticism.
Rock music -- 1971-1980 -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Biographical films.
Added Author O'Dell, Tom (Director) screenwriter, film director, film editor.
Sexy Intellectual (Firm) film distributor.
Added Title Freak jazz, movie madness, and another Mothers!
Note Title on container: Frank Zappa, 1969-1973
Standard No. 823564539690
Music No. SIDVD580 Sexy Intellectual

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