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Night Waltz: The Music of Paul Bowles Details

  • Runtime: 1 hr. 16 min.
  • Genres: Biography, Music History, Music

FULL SYNOPSIS

More commonly known as the expatriate author of [[Feature~V44278~The Sheltering Sky~theshelteringsky]], [[Performer~P170627~Paul Bowles~paulbowles]] actually first made his mark on the world as a composer. This documentary sets out to rediscover this forgotten master of 1930s American music. Shot in New York, Paris, and Tangiers, the film details his studies with [[Performer~P85857~Aaron Copland~aaroncopland]], and the time he missed a meeting with [[Performer~P107142~Sergei Prokofiev~sergeyprokofiev]]. Night Waltz: The Music of Paul Bowles also features interviews with [[Performer~P9766~William S. Burroughs~williamsburroughs]], [[Performer~P27041~Allen Ginsberg~allenginsberg]] (both posthumously), and Bowles himself. ~ Jonathan Crow, Rovi

Cast

Crew

Nathaniel Dorsky
Cinematographer
David Golia
Cinematographer
Nathaniel Dorsky
Editor
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