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WHAT HAPPENED, MISS SIMONE?

Directed by Liz Garbus
102 min | 2014 | USA | Not Rated
Open Captions Presented with Open Captions.

Post-film discussion with Dee-Dee Darby-Duffin (local Jazz vocalist, writer, actress and producer), Joshy Soul (local member of Joshy Soul & The Cool), and Mason Aeschbacher (M.A. in Jazz, teacher, and composer)

 
Classically trained pianist, dive-bar chanteuse, Black Power icon, and legendary recording artist Nina Simone lived a life of brutal honesty, musical genius, and tortured melancholy. This astonishing epic interweaves never-before-heard recordings and rare footage, creating an unforgettable portrait of one of our least understood and most beloved artists.

Official Selection: 2015 Sundance Film Festival

Presented in celebration of Women’s History Month in March.


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Featured, Open Captions, Salt Lake City

Tuesday, March 20, 2018 @ 7:00 PM9:00 PM MDT