Marianne & Leonard: Words of Love (12A)
Dir: Nick Bloomfield
Cast: Marianne Ihlen, Leonard Cohen, Judy Collins
US, 2019, 101 mins
A documentary about singer Leonard Cohen and his early muse Marianne Ihlen, following their relationship from its beginnings on the Greek Island of Hydra in 1960, an innocent time of free love, to its collapse under the weight of Leonard's growing celebrity status. Featuring fabulous archival footage this is a charming illustration of the twists and turns of a complicated relationship that produced some of the gifted songwriter's most indelible songs.