In The Court Of The Crimson King: King Crimson at 50

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Release Year

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Director

Toby Amies

Producer

Toby Amies, Robert Fripp, Nick Freand Jones

Country

UK

Runtime

86 min

Rating

NR

Accessibility

Limited Mobility Access

October – 19 One Night Only!

King Crimson have always pioneered their own uncompromisingly independent route, and this documentary, 4 years in the making, has followed the same path. In a carefully choreographed global event, the movie will be available for One Day Only in select independent cinemas worldwide on Wednesday 19th October, with a specially filmed introduction.

The film explores the “acute suffering” and transcendent glory experienced by current and former members of King Crimson, allowing the audience an intimate and sometimes uncomfortable insight into the musicians’ experience as they confront life and death head on in the world’s most demanding rock band. IN THE COURT OF THE CRIMSON KING is not only a film about a group that has been creatively active for 50 years it’s also a film about music, why it matters, and the painful sacrifices artists have to make in order to create work that changes people’s lives, but with jokes.

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