01/05. Monday

19:30 Trueba cinemas 1

Karen Carpenter: Starving for Perfection

Randy Martin (United States - 2022 - 97’ - VOSE - European Premiere)

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Forty years after her death, this captivating, revealing, no-holds-barred documentary offers a stunning new perspective on the tragically short life of pop superstar Karen Carpenter and her enduring musical legacy. The Carpenters, number one in American music in the 1970s “top of the world” and produced a string of pop music masterpieces, including “Close to You” We’ve Only Just Begun and “Rainy Days and Mondays”. Based on the bestseller “Little Girl Blue: The Life of Karen Carpenter” written by Randy Schmidt, writer and producer of the film.

Data sheet

  • Director: Randy Martin
  • Year: 2022
  • Country: United States
  • Length: 97 min.
  • Original language: English
  • Leadings: Karen Carpenter
  • Producers: Randy Schmidt, Katie Chase y Allison Willoughy
  • Film company: AMS Pictures

Randy Martin

Randy Martin

Randy Martin is an award-winning, veteran director of television documentaries, including the Sundance Channel series, “The Inspiration Sessions”. Randy has also produced Barack Obama: The Man and His Journey and Tiger at Thirty. He has helped create hundreds of hours of programming for Discovery’s MotorTrend, HGTV, Food, Cooking, Reelz, Biography, Sundance, Science, CBS Sports, USA Networks, TNT Sports,ESPN, DIY, TV One, Starz-Encore (Wam!).