Rumstick Road (2014)





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The 1977 production of RUMSTICK ROAD has been recognized by critics and scholars as a landmark work that helped usher in a new era of experimental performance. Composed by Spalding Gray and Elizabeth LeCompte in response to the suicide of Gray's mother, RUMSTICK ROAD combines Gray's personal recorded conversations, family letters, the writings of Mary Baker Eddy, 35mm slides, music, and dance. (c) Anthology Archives
Documentary , Musical & Performing Arts , Special Interest
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Critic Reviews for Rumstick Road

All Critics (3) | Top Critics (2)

Kobland's film is by its very nature phantasmal.

Full Review… | April 30, 2014
New York Times
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This is not merely a document of something extraordinary. It is something extraordinary all on its own.

Full Review… | April 29, 2014
Village Voice
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Rumstick Road won't be for everyone, but we are fortunate it exists at all.

Full Review… | May 1, 2014
Film Journal International

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