Monty Python: The Meaning of Live
+ intro by producer Holly Gilliam
A candid documentary that reveals the humour, chaos and passion that went into creating the Monty Python Live shows in 2014.
UK TV Gold 2014
Dirs Roger Graef, James Rogan
This candid and revealing documentary follows the Monty Python team as they re-form and play a marathon 10 shows at The O2 arena in London. With unprecedented access, this observational portrait reveals the humour, chaos and passion that went into creating the ‘Monty Python Live (mostly): One Down, Five to Go’ shows. It also includes newly found archive revealing how Monty Python pioneered stadium comedy, with rare footage from early live shows, including their 1973 ‘1st Farewell Tour’.