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Genghis Blues

Genghis Blues (2000)

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At once whimsical and profound, Genghis Blues chronicles the journey of blind blues legend Paul Pena as he discovers the ancient art of Tuvan throat singing and participates in the national competition. Belic's brand of freestyle filmmaking brings an infectious energy to this documentary, which is both a powerful, personal portrait of a musician and the story of a unique cultural exchange. It all started with a 1977 dinner conversation in which renowned physicist Richard Feynman challenged his

Dec 5, 2000

Roxie Releasing

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The film, like the music it spotlights, begins to drone.

November 13, 2002 Full Review Source: Pitch.com
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This documentary was hugely half-assed.

OK, it had a few nice moments... and now I know where Tuva is.

Academy Award nominee!! Get OUT!
December 11, 2007
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