Film Series: Gimme Shelter

1970. USA. Dir: Albert & David Maysles, Charlotte Zwerin. Documentary. 91 min.

Oh, a storm is threatening… Welcome to the Altamont Free Concert, home of The Rolling Stones, Hells Angels security, and murder. This chilling portrait of the dark yang to Woodstock’s flower-power yin captures Mick and Co. at their explosive peak and brutal counterculture violence at its dream-shattering worst.

Tonight. 8 pm. Goldsmith Family Cinema. $5.