Film Citation

TITLE
Jazz

DIRECTOR
Burns, Ken

COUNTRIES of PROD.
Great Britain
United States

YEAR
2001

LANGUAGE
English

PRODUCTION CO.'s
British Broadcasting Corporation Films
Florentine Films
WETA-TV
General Motors Mark of Excellence Productions
Jazz Film Project

GENRES
Documentary
Historical
Music
Feature

SUBJECTS
Jazz musicians -- United States -- Biography
Jazz
Jazz musicians
Racism -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Jazz -- History and criticism
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974 -- Biography
Goodman, Benny, 1909-1986 -- Biography
Basie, Count, 1904-1984 -- Biography
Young, Lester, 1909-1959 -- Biography
Hawkins, Coleman -- Biography
Edison, Harry, 1915-1999 -- Biography
Jones, Jo, 1911- -- Biography
Webb, Chick -- Biography
Williams, Mary Lou, 1910- -- Biography
Holiday, Billie, 1915-1959 -- Biography
Fitzgerald, Ella -- Biography
Depressions -- 1929 -- United States -- History -- Songs and music
African American musicians -- Biography
African Americans -- Music
Jazz -- Missouri -- Kansas City -- History
Swing (Music) -- History and criticism
Big band music -- History and criticism
Armstrong, Louis, 1901-1971 -- Biography
Dorsey, Tommy, 1905-1956 -- Biography
Lunceford, Jimmy -- Biography
Miller, Glenn, 1904-1944 -- Biography
Shaw, Artie, 1910- -- Biography
Savoy Ballroom (New York, N.Y.) -- History
Jazz dance -- United States
Discrimination in public accommodations -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Discrimination in employment -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Henderson, Fletcher, 1897-1952 -- Biography
Hammond, John, 1910- -- Biography
Rose, Billy, 1899-1966 -- Biography
Waller, Fats, 1904-1943 -- Biography
Tatum, Art, 1910-1956 -- Biography
Lindy (Dance) -- History
Bechet, Sidney, 1897-1959 -- Biography
Smith, Bessie, 1894-1937 -- Biography
Beiderbecke, Bix, 1903-1931 -- Biography
Hines, Earl, 1903-1983 -- Biography
Waters, Ethel, 1896-1979 -- Biography
Cotton Club -- History
Harlem Renaissance
Gordon, Dexter, 1923-1990 -- Biography
Roach, Max, 1924- -- Biography
Mingus, Charles, 1922- -- Biography
Davis, Miles -- Biography
Getz, Stan, 1927- -- Biography
Coltrane, John, 1926-1967 -- Biography
Shepp, Archie -- Biography
Marsalis, Wynton, 1961- -- Biography
Electronic music -- History and criticism
Civil rights movements -- United States -- Songs and music
Rollins, Sonny -- Biography
Vaughan, Sarah, 1924-1990 -- Biography
Brown, Clifford -- Biography
Blakey, Art, 1919- -- Biography
Coleman, Ornette -- Biography
Bop (Music) -- History and criticism
Parker, Charlie, 1920-1955 -- Biography
Gillespie, Dizzy, 1917- -- Biography
Granz, Norman, 1918- -- Biography
Brubeck, Dave -- Biography
Mulligan, Gerry -- Biography
Monk, Thelonious -- Biography
Desmond, Paul, 1924- -- Biography
Lewis, John, 1920- -- Biography
Webster, Ben -- Biography
Strayhorn, Billy -- Biography
World War, 1939-1945 -- African Americans
World War, 1939-1945 -- Songs and music
Musicians -- United States -- Drug use -- History -- 20th century
Europe, James Reese, 1881-1919 -- Biography
Oliver, King, 1885-1938 -- Biography
Whiteman, Paul, 1860-1967 -- Biography
Johnson, James P. (James Price), 1894-1955 -- Biography
Jazz -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- History and criticism
Jazz -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History and criticism
Jazz -- New York (State) -- New York -- History and criticism
Bolden, Buddy, 1868-1931 -- Biography
Morton, Jelly Roll, d.1941 -- Biography
Keppard, Freddie, 1890-1933 -- Biography
Original Dixieland Jazz Band -- History
Minstrel shows -- United States -- History
Ragtime music -- History and criticism
Blues (Music) -- History and criticism
Creoles -- Louisiana -- Music
Improvisation (Music) -- History and criticism
Dixieland music -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- History and criticism
Sound recording industry -- United States -- History
Bossa nova (Music) -- United States -- History and criticism
Art Ensemble of Chicago
Free jazz -- United States -- History and criticism
Jazz Messengers
Rhythm and blues music -- History and criticism
Jitterbug (Dance)
Radio broadcasting -- United States
Reinhardt, Django, 1910-1953 -- Biography

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