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Jammin' the blues

Title
Jammin' the blues [videorecording] / directed by Gjon Mili; produced by Gordon Hollingshead.
Publication
U.S. Warner Brothers, 1944.

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Moving imageBy appointment only Sc Visual VRA-262Schomburg Center - Moving Image & Recorded Sound
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Additional Authors
  • Bryant, Marie
  • Callender, Red
  • Catlet, Sidney
  • Edison, Harry, 1915-1999
  • Jacquet, Illinois
  • Jones, Jo
  • Kessel, Barney
  • Morris, Marlowe
  • Savage, Archie
  • Simmons, John, 1918-1979
  • Young, Lester
  • Burks, L. Robert, 1909-1968
  • Hollingshead, Gordon, 1892-1952
  • Mili, Gjon, 1904-
  • Warner Bros.
Description
1 videocassette (U-matic) (10 min.) : sd., b&w; 3/4 in.
Summary
A classic jazz film, exceptionally creative for its era. Shot in silhouette, this performance includes top jazz artists, vocalist Marie Bryant and dancer Archie Savage.
Alternative Title
Jamming the blues
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Black films and programs.
  • Music shorts.
Credits (note)
  • Photography by Robert Burks.
Performer (note)
  • Lester Young, Red Callender, Harry Edison, Marlowe Morris, Sidney Catlett, Barney Kessel, Jo Jones, John Simmons, Illinois Jacquet, Marie Bryant, Archie Savage.
Call Number
Sc Visual VRB-2016
OCLC
NYPG98-F132
Title
Jammin' the blues [videorecording] / directed by Gjon Mili; produced by Gordon Hollingshead.
Imprint
U.S. Warner Brothers, 1944.
Cast
Lester Young, Red Callender, Harry Edison, Marlowe Morris, Sidney Catlett, Barney Kessel, Jo Jones, John Simmons, Illinois Jacquet, Marie Bryant, Archie Savage.
Credits
Photography by Robert Burks.
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Added Author
Bryant, Marie, vocalist.
Callender, Red, actor.
Catlet, Sidney, actor.
Edison, Harry, 1915-1999, actor.
Jacquet, Illinois, actor.
Jones, Jo, actor.
Kessel, Barney, actor.
Morris, Marlowe, actor.
Savage, Archie, actor, dancer.
Simmons, John, 1918-1979, actor.
Young, Lester, actor.
Burks, L. Robert, 1909-1968, director of photography.
Hollingshead, Gordon, 1892-1952, film producer
Mili, Gjon, 1904- film director.
Warner Bros.
Research Call Number
Sc Visual VRB-2016 Original of: Sc Visual VRA-262
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