There are no recent bookmarks.

Please Note: This event has expired.

A Poem is a Naked Person with Special Guest, Harrod Blank

Presented by Tallahassee Film Festival at Cascades Park, Tallahassee FL

Apr 10 2016
A Poem is a Naked Person with Special Guest, Harrod Blank

A Tallahassee Film Festival and Word of South presentation.

An ineffable mix of unbridled joy and vérité realism, A Poem Is a Naked Person presents the beloved singer-songwriter and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Leon Russell as filmed by documentarian Les Blank between 1972 and 1974. Blank’s camera lets us into the world of Russell and his friends and fellow artists in and around his recording studio in northeast Oklahoma, capturing intimate, off-the-cuff moments and combining them with mesmerizing scenes of Russell and his band performing live. This

View more


FREE as part of the Word of South Festival

    Official Website


Additional time info:

Harrod Blank, son of Les Blank, will introduce the film and follow up with a post film Q&A session.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Cascades Park

1001 S Gadsden St, Tallahassee, FL 32301

Full map and directions


Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>