Greetings From Tim Buckley is still without an official release date. But who cares, at least we finally have some great images from the whole thing, as well as the first trailer to share! As you probably know, we’re talking about a movie which comes from director Dan Algrant, and stars Penn Badgley and Imogen Poots in the leading roles. Check them out in the rest of this report & let us know what you think!
Dan Algrant directed the movie from a script he wrote together with Emma Sheanshang and David Brendel, which revolves around musician Jeff Buckley who is invited to participate in a tribute concert in New York City for his late father Tim Buckley, the iconic folk rock star.
The movie, which premiered at the 2012 Toronto International Film Festival, is simultaneously told in 1991 and 1966, and poignantly explores the interweaving paths of a father and son who were among the most beloved singer-songwriters of their generations.
In 1991 Jeff Buckley, an unknown twenty four year-old L.A. musician, is invited to participate in a tribute concert in New York City for his late father Tim Buckley, the iconic folk rock star. In the days leading up to the concert, Jeff grapples with his own self doubts and the legacy of his famous father. But with the loving help of an enigmatic young woman working at the concert, he finds the courage to perform at the now legendary St. Ann’s concert, where Jeff discovers his own voice singing his father’s songs, captivating the audience and launching Jeff’s own meteoric career…
Greetings From Tim Buckley stars Penn Badgley, Imogen Poots, Ben Rosenfield and William Sadler.
Click on these images to take a better look & stay tuned for more updates!