DAMON & NAOMI: 1001 NIGHTS

DVD | LTD LP/DVD | DIGITAL
Catalog No.: FTF-002 | 
Release date: September 29, 2009 | 
Directors: Various | 
Length: 172 minutes
 | Year: 2001-2009


 

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  DVD includes: Song to the Siren: A film by Naomi Yang, Japanese Scrapbook by
  Naomi Yang, Three Films by Cedrick Eymenier, Live at O-Nest 2005 and 2008 - filmed
  by Hiroo Ishihara, Liner notes by film historian Haden Guest, director of the Harvard
  Film Archive
  
  Limited Edition LP/DVD includes: Live from San Sebastian on vinyl, a
  threedimensional 1001 Nights calendar

 




Synopsis

 

1001 Nights is a comprehensive anthology of the ethereal Damon and Naomi with videos and live performances by the duo from 2001 through 2009. This road trip through the decade includes live footage of Damon and Naomi and friends they met up with along the way including: Ghost, The Clientele and Richard Youngs. Damon and Naomi curated 1001 Nights and included a rare live version of "Blue Thunder," a song originally performed by their legendary first band Galaxie 500.

Featuring: Damon & Naomi, Michio Kurihara, The Clientele, Ghost, Richard Youngs, Rheinallt H. Rowlands, Thom Revolver, Bhob Rainey, Masaki Batoh and Helena Espvall



Press

"A tour de force of lush romanticism; deliciously melancholic."
SF Bay Guardian

"Maudlin and intelligent."
Wire



Cruel Queen by Cedrick Eymenier



Song to the Siren by Damon & Naomi



Who Found a Lost Rose in a Warship by Ghost from Japanese Scrapbook



E.T.A. by Damon & Naomi from More Sad Hits (20/20/20, 1992) /strong>