John Lurie and the Lounge Lizards Live in Berlin 1991

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John Lurie and the Lounge Lizards Live in Berlin 1991
Directed by Garret Linn
Produced by Valerie Goodman
Taku Nishimae
Kenji Okabe
Starring John Lurie and the Lounge Lizards
Music by John Lurie and the Lounge Lizards
Cinematography Ute Badura
André Harris
Garret Linn
Edited by Caleb Ogelsby
Distributed by Telecom Japan
Release date
  • September 9, 1992 (1992-09-09) (U.S. limited)
  • September 17, 1992 (1992-09-17) (Berlin Film Festival)
Running time
112 minutes
Country United States
Japan
Language English
Budget $320,000

John Lurie and the Lounge Lizards Live in Berlin 1991 is a 1992 documentary concert film directed and shot by Garret Linn. It was the director's first feature, and was filmed in Super16.[1] It was shown at The Water Reade Theater in New York City and was part of the Berlin Film Festival in 1992 (nytimes cit and BFF cite)

Summary[edit]

A feature film of a concert given at the Quartier Latin Club in Berlin, Germany on March 28–31, 1991.

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Review[edit]

John Lurie and the Lounge Lizards Live in Berlin 1991 was reviewed by The New York Times[2] and Variety.[3]

Availability[edit]

The film was extremely difficult to find for many years. There was a very brief limited release in Germany and the United States along with a release in Japan. A CD recording of the same concert was released by VeraBra Records under the title of "Lounge Lizards - Berlin 1991 Part I & Part II". In early 2011 the company that made the film released a low quality version on youtube.com.[4]

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