Evidently... John Cooper Clarke

2012
  |  Book Tickets: 15/06/2012
  |  Watch Now: 16/09/2014
  |  59 min
Rated 15 by the BBFC
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Synopsis

Evidently...John Cooper Clarke records and celebrates the life and works of Punk Poet John Cooper Clarke; which presents his life as a poet, a comedian, a recording artist and reveals how he remains a significant influence on contemporary culture, spanning four decades. With a bevy of household names from a the worlds of stand-up- comedy, lyricists, rock stars and cultural commentators paying homage to him, the film reveals John Cooper Clarke as a dynamic force who remains as relevant today as he ever was, as subsequent generations cite him as a significant influence on their life’s, careers and styles. From Bill Bailey to Plan B, Steve Coogan to Kate Nash and Arctic Monkeys front man Alex Turner to cultural commentators such a Miranda Sawyer and Paul Morley, Evidently...John Cooper Clarke reveals a working poet who despite indifference from the literary establishment remains of the nation’s most loved poet.

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