ROBERT BLY: A Thousand Years of Joy

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Program: SDFF 2017

Poet Robert Bly stands out even among the celebrated, revolutionary generation of American artists who burst forth in the 1950’s. A Thousand Years of Joy charts Bly’s path from farmer’s son to anti-Vietnam War activist to wild man of the 1990’s men’s movement, through his international bestseller Iron John. Above all, Bly has been a champion for poetry’s place in American culture.

Runtime: 81 minutes
Origin: USA