Hal Singer, Keep The Music Going
Genre : Biography
Type : Documentary
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Column : Cinema/tv
Year of production : 1999
Format : Mid-length
Running time : 58 (in minutes)
Award winning documentary film about the legacy of jazz music through the story of a forgotten jazz legend Hal "Cornbread" Singer.
1999, USA, Documentary, 58 min.
Featuring Jessica Care Moore.
Writer/director/ co-producer: Guetty Felin
Premiered at the 1999 FESPACO at the American Embassy in Ouagadougou.
Winner of the French Ministry of Culture Kodak Prize
The film received a special mention at Vue d'Afrique in Montréal 2001, and has been shown at the following festivals: Los Angeles Pan African film Festival, Festival International d'Amiens and the All Shades of Black Film Festival in Guadeloupe.