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Jazz is Our Religion

Synopsis
An evocation of jazz through photographs, words and music. Music by Johnny Griffin Quintet with Jon Hendricks and the voices of Art Blakey, Kenny Clarke, Jo Jones, Sonny Murray, Eddie Gomez, Bill Evans. Jazz poems by Langston Hughes and Ted Joans,
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Film; Video; Film. 16mm. sd. col. 50 min. Videocassette. VHS. col. 50 min.
Technical information
Black-and-white / Sound
Year of production
1972
Availability
Hire (film)
Sale (video)
Uses
1st year courses in black studies; history and development of twentieth century century American music.*
Subjects
English language and literature; Music
Keywords
jazz; poetry

Credits

Director
John Jeremy
Contributor
Valerie Wilmer

Distribution Formats

Type
Film
Format
16mm

Distributor

Name

TCB Releasing

Phone
01373 830769
Address
Stone House
Rudge
FROME
Somerset
Notes
89 cat still current in 94

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