A Duke Named Ellington

Genre : Biography
Type : Documentary
Column : Cinema/tv
Year of production : 1988
Format : Feature

With a minimum of narration, this film uses commentary by Ellington himself and rare interviews with musicians who worked for the "Duke" or were influence by him, among which Ben Webster, Herbie Hancock, Alice Babs and many others.


Director : Terry Carter
Script : Leonard Malone

Production : American Masters,
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10001 New York NY, USA
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Co-Production : The Council for Positive Images

Format: 3/4 High band. Colour
Running time: 1h00
Year of production: 1988


20 Years

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