‘Weird Al’ Yankovic Reads Tiny Tim’s Diary Entries in Doc Trailer

‘Weird Al’ Yankovic Reads Tiny Tim’s Diary Entries in Doc Trailer

A new documentary, Tiny Tim : King for a Day , will examine the life story of the eccentric falsetto-voiced ukulele strummer who had an unexpected novelty hit in 1968 with his rendition of “Tiptoe Through the Tulips.” The film will be released to theaters on April 23rd.

Jonas Mekas, Underground Film Legend, Dead at 96

Jonas Mekas, Underground Film Legend, Dead at 96

He will be greatly missed but his light shines on.” Known as the “Godfather of Avant-Garde Cinema” among cinephiles, the Lithuanian-born Mekas founded the seminal film magazine Film Culture in 1954 and became the Village Voice ‘s first film critic in 1958.