Film Series

In Concert

 
 
Jul 31—Aug 13, 2017
 
   
 
 
 
 
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The best concert films capture lightning in a bottle. They’re visceral fusions of sound and image, but also records of vital, you-had-to-be-there pop culture moments. From James Brown to Jay Z, the Band to Björk, these concert classics enshrine the essence of an era through its music.


 
PAST EVENTS
Fade to Black
Film
Fade to Black
 

Jay Z’s “farewell” performance at Madison Square Garden, featuring fellow hip-hop giants.

Mon, Jul 31, 2017
 
 
TAMI Show
Film
T.A.M.I. Show
 

The concert event of the 60s featuring James Brown, the Rolling Stones. Diana Ross, and the Beach Boys.

Tue, Aug 1, 2017
 
 
The Last Waltz
Film
The Last Waltz
 

The Band says goodbye in Scorsese’s bittersweet elegy for the classic rock era.

Wed, Aug 2, 2017
 
 
Bjork Biophilia Live
Film
Bjork: Biophilia Live
 

The pop visionary presents a senses-shattering multimedia spectacle.

Thu, Aug 3, 2017
 
 
Tuneyards
Film
Contemporary Color
 

David Byrne conceived this exhilarating indie-rock-meets-color-guard spectacle.

Sat, Aug 5, 2017
 
 
Shut Up and Play The Hits
Film
Shut Up and Play the Hits
 

LCD Soundsystem brings the ultimate dance party to Madison Square Garden.

Sun, Aug 6, 2017
 
 
Jimi Hendrix
Film
Monterey Pop
 

D.A. Pennebaker captures the free love vibes at the original 60s flower child fest.

Sat, Aug 12, 2017
 
 
Wattstax
Film
Wattstax
 

Isaac Hayes, Richard Pryor, Rufus Thomas, and more commemorate the Watts Rebellion.

Sun, Aug 13, 2017