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Title I am the blues [videorecording] / a Documentary Channel original production ; EyeSteelFilm presents in association with the Documentary Channel ; a film by Daniel Cross ; producers, Daniel Cross, Bob Moore ; written and directed by Daniel Cross.

Publication Info. [New York, N.Y.] : Film Movement, [2017]


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 GDL Brand Library DVD    MJB COLL IAB C45DVD    DUE 07-27-21 OFF CAMPUS
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Description 1 videodisc (116 min.) sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
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videodisc vd rdacarrier
digital optical rda
laser optical NTSC
video file DVD video rda
Documentary films. lcgft
System Details DVD, all regions, widescreen (16:9 ; 1.78:1 aspect ratio) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 and 2.0 soundtracks.
Language In English, optional English subtitles; closed-captioned.
Cast Bobby Rush, Barbara Lynn, Henry Gray, Jimmy "Duck" Holmes, Carol Fran, Little Freddie King, Lazy Lester, Allen Toussaint, Robert "Bilbo" Walker, L.C. Ulmer, Bud Spires, Lil' Buck Sinegal.
Credits Director of photography, John Price ; editor, Ryan Mullins ; original music score, Kim Ho.
Note Originally produced in 2015.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary It takes the audience on a musical journey through the swamps of the Louisiana Bayou, the juke joints of the Mississippi Delta and Moonshine soaked BBQs in the North Mississippi Hill Country. The film visits blues musicians rooted in the genre's heyday, many in their '80s, still living in the American deep south and touring the Chitlin' Circuit.
Note Includes 30 minutes of bonus footage.
Awards Official selection hotdocs 2016 -- Official selection SXSW film festival 2016.
Subject Blues (Music) -- Southern States -- History.
Blues musicians -- Southern States.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Cross, Daniel (Documentary filmmaker), film director.
Moore, Bob (Film producer), film producer.
Rush, Bobby, interviewee.
Lynn, Barbara, interviewee.
Gray, Henry, 1925- interviewee.
Fran, Carol, 1933- interviewee.
Documentary Channel (Television network : Canada), production company.
Eyesteelfilm (Firm), presenter, production company.
Film Movement (Firm), publisher.
Standard No. 859686006345
Music No. FM006345 Film Movement

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