The Beat Hotel
Available on Prime Video
1957 The Latin Quarter, Paris. A cheap no-name hotel became a haven for a new breed of artists fleeing the conformity and censorship of America. The hotel soon turned into an epicenter of Beat writing that produced some of the most important works of the Beat generation. It came to be known as the Beat Hotel. Alan Govenar's feature documentary explores this amazing place and time.
Starring Harold Chapman, Jean-Jacques Lebel, Elliot Rudie
Director Alan Govenar