1970: The Isle of Wight FestivalArchive Mysteries

27 min
Available from 14/02/2020 to 01/04/2020

In late August 1970 the Isle of Wight festival attracted hundreds of thousands of people, breaking attendance records in Europe. On the programme were all the big names of the period: Jimi Hendrix, Leonard Cohen, Joan Baez and The Doors. How was such a huge gathering possible and why did it not happen again until 2002?


  • Director :
    • Serge Viallet
  • Country :
    • France
  • Year :
    • 2017