Wild Combination: A Portrait of Arthur Russell
Documentary / English
If you don’t know Arthur Russell's music welcome to your new obsession.
A shy farmboy from Iowa, Russell became a classical cellist, a uniquely original singer/songwriter, and a pioneering dance music creator and producer. His collaborators ranged from David Byrne and Philip Glass to Larry Levan and Francois Kevorkian. Matt Wolf’s tender, intelligent film is a fine tribute to an amazing artist, who died tragically young in 1992.
2015 Festival Diary:
Click on a day to highlight movies on that day.
Share this page
Share this Film Festival page with your friends and family.
Find Films By Strand
EIFF is split into Strands. Use them to help find your films.