Sedona News – The Sedona International Film Festival is proud to join theaters around the world to present “Ziggy Stardust & The Spiders From Mars: The Motion Picture 50th Anniversary” showing July 9 and 10 at the Mary D. Fisher Theatre.
One of the most iconic performances in the history of modern music, David Bowie’s retirement of his Ziggy Stardust alter ego in front of 5,000 fans at London’s Hammersmith Odeon was captured on film by award-winning director D.A. Pennebaker on July 3, 1973.
In celebration of the 50th anniversary of this event, the original, uncut version of the film has been restored in 4K and with a 5.1 theatrical mix and will feature never-before-seen performances with legendary guitar player Jeff Beck.
“Ziggy Stardust & The Spiders From Mars: The Motion Picture 50th Anniversary” is the closest audiences will come to being there on that unforgettable night 50 years ago.
“Ziggy Stardust & The Spiders From Mars: The Motion Picture 50th Anniversary” will be shown at the Mary D. Fisher Theatre on Sunday, July 9 at 4 and 7 p.m. and Monday, July 10 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $15 general admission, or $13 for Film Festival members. For tickets and more information, please call 928-282-1177. Both the theatre and film festival office are located at 2030 W. Hwy. 89A, in West Sedona. For more information, visit: www.SedonaFilmFestival.org.