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Crock of Gold: A Few Rounds with Shane McGowan

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Synopsis

Documentary focusing on Irish musician and The Pogues frontman Shane MacGowan - featuring animation, unseen footage from director Julien Temple’s own archives and contributions from collaborators, artists and MacGowan’s family telling the story of his life. The film culminates with MacGowan's 60th birthday celebration, populated by musicians and film stars.
Artist Ralph Steadman, known for his collaborations with writer Hunter S. Thompson, provides original artwork which animator Jonny Halifax brings to life.
Official Selection San Sebastian International Film Festival 2020 - Competition - World premiere
Special Jury Prize, San Sebastian International Film Festival 2020

Details

Year
2020
Type of film
Features
Running Time
124 min
Director
Julien Temple
Producer
Julien Temple, Stephen Malit, Johnny Depp, Stephen Deuters
Executive Producer
Jan Younghusband, Steven Lappin, Jeremy Thomas, Gerry O’Boyle, Manish Patel, Sam Sarkar
Editor
Caroline Richards
Director of Photography
Stephen Organ
Music
Ian Neil
Principal Cast
With contributions from: Shane McGowan, Johnny Depp, Gerry Adams, Siobhan MacGowan
Associate Producer
Victoria Clarke
Film Title Note
FKA Shane

Production status

Complete

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Last updated 27th September 2020

Production Company

UK, US co-production

A Nitrate Film (UK), Infinitum Nihil (US) production in association with BBC Music (UK), Warner Music Entertainment (US, UK), HanWay Films (UK)

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Company

HanWay Films
8 Basing Street
London
W11 1ET
+44 (0)20 7290 0750
info@hanwayfilms.com
http://www.hanwayfilms.com