Don’t miss this very rare opportunity to see the greatest concert film of all time on the big screen, now with restored quality and sound!
On the 45th anniversary of Martin Scorsese’s 1978 masterpiece of music cinema, THE LAST WALTZ is being re-released across Canada to celebrate the life of the legendary Robbie Robertson, who died in August at the age of 80.
Widely considered one of the greatest bands of all time, The Band called it quits with a lavish farewell show at San Francisco’s Winterland Ballroom on Nov. 25, 1976.
Captured for posterity by László Kovács & Vilmos Zsigmond using 7 cameras, this intimate & immersively cinematic experience features standout performances by such music legends as Joni Mitchell, Neil Young, Bob Dylan, Van Morrison, Emmylou Harris, Ringo Starr, Eric Clapton, Neil Diamond, the Staples Singers & Muddy Waters, as well as interviews tracing The Band’s history, substance use and the challenges of life on the road.
Co-presented by Gulf Islands Radio.