Festival! is a documentary film about the Newport Folk Festival. Filmed over the course of three festivals at Newport (1963-1965), the film features performances by Johnny Cash, Peter Yarrow, Joan Baez, Pete Seeger, Peter, Paul and Mary, Odetta, Bob Dylan, and many others.
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I love how simple and yet powerful it is. I was laughing and I was crying. And I was wishing all people/musicians would care about the world and the music this way. A film that preserves the spirit of the golden age of folk music.