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Manship Virtual Cinema: Jazz on a Hot Summers Day

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September 17, 2020 11:59 PM
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Manship Virtual Cinema: Jazz on a Hot Summers Day

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September 17, 2020 11:59 PM
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Date:
Thursday, September 17, 2020
Time:
11:59 pm
Cost:
$10
Rating:
NR
Length:
85 min
Teacher Resource Guide:
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Overview

Manship Virtual Cinema: Jazz on a Hot Summers Day

Available to stream via the "purchase tickets" link NOW until September 17th

Filmed at the 1958 Newport Jazz Festival and directed by world-renowned photographer Bert Stern, Jazz on a Summer's Day features intimate performances by an all-star line-up of musical legends including Louis Armstrong, Thelonious Monk, Gerry Mulligan, Anita O'Day, Chuck Berry, Dinah Washington, and closes with a beautiful rendition or The Lord's Prayer by Mahalia Jackson at midnight to usher in Sunday morning. The film has been beautifully and extensively restored in 4K from the best surviving vault elements by IndieCollect.

Director: Bert Stern