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3.3
438 Ratings

This Side of Paradise

Directed by Jonas Mekas
United States, 1999
Avant-Garde, Documentary, Short

Synopsis

After the death of John F. Kennedy, Jackie wanted to give her children something to distract them. She thought about buying a film camera. Peter Beard suggested to Jackie that she asked Jonas Mekas for this project. So, in the late 60s, early 70s, Mekas spent several summers with the Kennedy family.

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