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Ron Mann Interview


Up Next in Four Documentaries by Ron Mann

  • Imagine the Sound

    Directed by Ron Mann • 1981 • Canada

    The first feature documentary by counterculture chronicler Ron Mann is an eloquent tribute to a group of highly celebrated artists who helped forge the once-controversial free jazz movement of the 1960s. Bringing together interviews with and performances by l...

  • Poetry in Motion

    Directed by Ron Mann • 1982 • Canada

    POETRY IN MOTION is an unprecedented anthology of twenty-four leading North American poets who sing, chant, and anything but “read” their work in an energetic celebration of the form’s oral tradition that spans from the Beat Generation to the 1980s downtown N...

  • Comic Book Confidential

    Directed by Ron Mann • 1988 • Canada

    Director Ron Mann dives deep into the history of one of the twentieth century’s most popular yet least respected art forms: the comic book. Profiling twenty-two of North America’s most significant artists working in the medium, this entertaining documentary t...