A Well Spent Life (1972) - Watch Online. Directed by Les Blank

Genres Documentary     Music     Short    
IMDb rating
8/10
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Country USA
Language English
Runtime 44 min
Awards 2013 Hot Docs
A Well Spent Life 1972
Plot Mance Lipscomb, born in 1895, a Black Texas sharecropper, guitarist, and singer, was recorded by Arhoolie Records in 1960. About ten years later, a film crew visits to listen to him play and sing and to record his reflections on a life well lived. We meet Elnora, his wife since 1913; she explains why she doesn't eat at the table with him. She cooks, Mance tells how a neighbor got his leg shot off, we see a baptism by immersion at which Mance assists. He talks about love and sacrifice, adopting and raising children including those of his sister, being with his grandchildren, traveling the US to sing, and his thoughts about dying. He presents peace, quiet, and great music.... see A Well Spent Life on IMDb

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    Directed by Les Blank, Skip Gerson. With Alfred Franklin, Hattie Franklin, Elnora Lipscomb, Mance Lipscomb. A deeply moving tribute to the Texas songster, Mance Lipscomb, considered by many to be the greatest guitarist of all time.

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    Quote: For almost 20 years, Les Blank has scoured modern America for the remnants of a simpler, happier, richer life. A life that usually centers around such indigenous music as blues, zydeco and norteño.

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    Original title A Well Spent Life (S) Year 1972 Running Time 44 min. Country United States Director Les Blank, Skip Gerson Cinematography Les Blank Cast Documentary, Alfred Franklin, Hattie Franklin, Elnora Lipscomb, Mance Lipscomb

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Moving tribute by film maker Les Blank with Skip Gerson about Texas guitarist Mance Lipscomb. 44 minutes, color, 1971, Flower Films.
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