Sun Ra And His Arkestra: The Cry Of Jazz

20/09/2004
  |  Buy to Own: 20/09/2004
  |  35 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC

Synopsis

Edward O. Blands polemical essay on the politics of music and race filmed in Chicago and finished in 1959. It is a landmark moment in black film, forseeing the civil unrest of subsequent decades. Also featured is the only known footage of of visionary pianist Sun Ra.

Cast

Sun Ra