From the rain of Japan, through threats of arrest for ‘public indecency’ in Canada, and a birthday tribute to her father in Detroit, this documentary follows Madonna on her 1990 ‘Blond Ambition’ concert tour. Filmed in black and white, with the concert pieces in glittering MTV color, it is an intimate look at the work of the music performer, from a prayer circle with the dancers before each performance to bed games with the dance troupe afterwards. —IMDb
Alek Keshishian (born 30 July 1964 in Beirut, Lebanon) is a Lebanese-born Armenian film director. He is best known for his 1991 film Madonna: Truth or Dare which was, at the time, the highest-grossing documentary of all time.
Alek was raised in Manchester, New Hampshire in the USA along with his sister Aleen by their Armenian parents Dr. Kevork and Cecil Keshishian. His parents are frequently seen on segments of Chelsea Lately, known as ‘Keeping Up With the Keshishians’. While he was a superb student of math and sciences, and his father wished Alek would follow in his footsteps in medicine, Alek’s talent and passion for music, theatre, and dance was too strong. As a youngster, both he and his sister toured with the NH Children’s Theatre, American Children’s Theatre, and the “I Like the U.S. of A.” National Touring Company. While studying at St. Paul’s School in Concord, New Hampshire, he quickly became the program’s lead dancer. Before graduating from Harvard University, he co… read more
Interesting record of a tour, it is unclear whether In Bed with Madonna Madonna Louise Veronica Ciccone shows or if she hides behind a persona that as it may seem otherwise, avoid getting too close of those around her. It's always a feeling of doubt, what is fake and what is really spontaneous. www.cinemadebuteco.com