1933 – 2002
Who was Joe Massot?
Joe Massot was a writer and director who was most notable for the film Wonderwall which featured George Harrison's first soundtrack, and the Led Zeppelin concert film The Song Remains The Same. The latter was not finished by Massot, being completed by Peter Clifton after the producer was unhappy with progress and removed Massot from the project. Massot's only other concert film was the 1980 ska film Dance Craze.
Other films Massot directed include Space Riders and Reflections on Love, which was nominated as the best short film at the Cannes Film Festival. He is given writing credit on Space Riders, co-writing credit with the Firesign Theatre on Zachariah, and the George Lazenby film Universal Soldier.