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  • DVD 1004

Plot: Along with a wealth of great music, the film subtly conveys the economic differences between the music’s origins and Newport’s wealthy citizens, and highlights the concentration and playfulness of great musicians by photographing them as intimately as possible.

Directors: Aram Avakian, Bert Stern

Main Cast: Louis Armstrong, Mahalia Jackson, Chuck Berry, Anita O’Day, Thelonious Monk

Genres: Documentary, Music

Language: English