February 28, 2024 2:15 pm

David Crosby and ‘Jaws’ Screenwriter Carl Gottlieb Almost Made an Apocalyptic Hippie Movie
David Crosby and ‘Jaws’ Screenwriter Carl Gottlieb Almost Made an Apocalyptic Hippie Movie

David Crosby and ‘Jaws’ Screenwriter Carl Gottlieb Almost Made an Apocalyptic Hippie Movie

According to The Fugs bandleader Ed Sanders, the 60s were steeped in artists of all genres and media collaborating and influencing each other on various projects. This led to artists like Warhol branching out into film and, at the very least, making a great 60s music documentary. As the son of famous cinematographer Floyd Crosby, musician David Crosby was no different, having movie-making aspirations that apparently made it to the pre-production stage in 1971 to create an “apocalyptic hippie movie.”

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