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SUMMERDOCS @ Guild Hall

Ruth Appelhof, Hilaria Thomas, Alec Baldwin


The John Drew Theat
er @ Guild Hall in Partnership with The Hamptons International Film Festival presented a screening of the documentary "Searching for Sugar Man" about 1970’s American folk singer Rodriquez’s fade into obscurity. Rumors of his death made for a alluring tale of broken dreams, but decades later when two filmmakers set out to understand the truth, what they discovered must be seen to be believed  A talkback with Alec Baldwin, Director Malik Bendjelloul, and David Nugent followed by a  surprise performance by Rodriquez himself.

Ruth Appelhof, Hilaria Thomas, Alec Baldwin


The John Drew Theat
er @ Guild Hall in Partnership with The Hamptons International Film Festival presented a screening of the documentary "Searching for Sugar Man" about 1970’s American folk singer Rodriquez’s fade into obscurity. Rumors of his death made for a alluring tale of broken dreams, but decades later when two filmmakers set out to understand the truth, what they discovered must be seen to be believed  A talkback with Alec Baldwin, Director Malik Bendjelloul, and David Nugent followed by a  surprise performance by Rodriquez himself.


Photography: Barry Gordin

Rodriguez

Karen Arikian, David Nugent, Malik Benjelloul, Rodriguez
Freddie Stollmack (Weatherproof)
Malik Benjelloul, Rodriguez
Josh Gladstone
Ruth Appelhof, Michael & Gerald Goldberg