Les Blank

Highest Rated:
100% Burden of Dreams (1982)
Lowest Rated:
85% All in This Tea (2007)
Birthday:
Nov 27
Birthplace:
Not Available
Bio:
A theater student at Tulane University and a communications major at U.S.C.-Los Angeles, Les Blank became a professional filmmaker at the age of 29, when he co-directed the documentary featurette Dizzy Gillespie. Blank had articulated his fascination with music, food, and ethnic culture in a series…

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
How to Smell a Rose: A Visit with Ricky Leacock at his Farm in Normandy
  • Director
-- 2014
Zydeco
  • Director
-- 2012
Chicken Real
  • Director
-- 2012
Cigarette Blues
  • Director
-- 2011
God Respects Us When We Work, But Loves Us When We Dance
  • Director
-- 2011
Gap-Toothed Women
  • Director
-- 2011
85% All in This Tea
  • Producer
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
-- 2007
Werner Herzog Eats His Shoe
  • Director
-- 2003
La Plaza: Conversations with Ilan Stavans - Richard Rodriguez
  • Director
-- 2002
La Plaza: Conversations with Ilan Stevens - John Leguizamo
  • Director
-- 2002
La Plaza: Conversations with Ilan Stavans - John Philip Santos
  • Director
-- 2002
La Plaza: Conversations with Ilan Stavans - Luis Rodriguez
  • Director
-- 2001
La Plaza: Conversations with Ilan Stavans - Achy Obejas
  • Director
-- 2001
My Old Fiddle: A Visit With Tommy Jarrell in the Blue Ridge
  • Director
-- 1995
Sworn to the Drum: A Tribute to Francisco Aguabella
  • Director
-- 1995
The Maestro: King of the Cowboy Artists
  • Director
-- 1995
Marc and Ann - A Visit to Cajun Country With Marc and Ann Savoy
  • Director
-- 1991
Puamana
  • Director
-- 1991
Innocents Abroad
  • Director
-- 1991
Julie - Old Time Tales of the Blue Ridge
  • Director
-- 1991
J'ai été au bal
  • Director
-- 1989
In Heaven There Is No Beer?
  • Director
  • Producer
-- 1984
100% Burden of Dreams
  • Director
-- 1982
Garlic is as Good as Ten Mothers
  • Director
-- 1980
Del Mero Corazon
  • Director
-- 1978
Always for Pleasure
  • Director
-- 1978
Chulas Fronteras
  • Director
-- 1976
Spend It All
  • Director
-- 1972
The Blues Accordin' to Lightin' Hopkins
  • Producer
  • Director
-- 1967
Dizzy Gillespie - Dizzy
  • Director
-- 1965
Blank Buffet
  • Director
--
The Tea Film
  • Director
--
Hot Pepper + Dry Wood
  • Director
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