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| | 1 hr 27 min | Musical & Performing Arts, Documentary

Festival! is a 1967 documentary film about the Newport Folk Festival, directed by Murray Lerner. Filmed over the course of three festivals at Newport (1963-1965), the film features performances by Johnny Cash, Joan Baez, Pete Seeger, Peter, Paul and Mary, Odetta, Bob Dylan, Judy Collins, Mississippi John Hurt, Son House, Howlin' Wolf, Brownie McGhee and Sonny Terry, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Theodore Bikel, Hobart Smith, the Osborne Brothers, The Staple Singers, Mimi and Richard Faria, Donovan and many others. It also features the infamous 1965 set by Bob Dylan at Newport. It was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature.

Joan Baez, Paul Butterfield, Judy Collins, Donovan, Bob Dylan
Murray Lerner
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