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World Premiere

FEATURE | United States | 105 MINUTES | English | (No Subtitles) subtitles


New York, Documentary, Music, Biography

Jazz trumpet legend Roy Hargrove, deemed by his peers as a musical prophet, up close and personal like you have never seen him before. The film follows Grammy award winning Roy Hargrove from Los Angeles, Paris, New York, Vienne, Perugia, Sète, Sorrento and Marseille during a summer European tour in what would be the last year of his life. An epic love letter from first time director Eliane Henri, the film features interviews and live performances by Roy inclusive of musical icons Erykah Badu, Herbie Hancock, Mos Def, Robert Glasper, Wynton Marsalis and Sonny Rollins who reflect on the magic of his music, Roy's impact on the next generation and his place in the history of jazz. Key conversations reverberate beyond Roy's personal story and enter the terrain of what it means to be an artist, particularly in the American context.

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Tue June 14 - 6:00 PM
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Only available in New York state until June 18th

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Directed by Eliane Henri

Eliane Henri
Eliane Henri, Dana Guerin
Eliane Henri
Robert Benavides
Joseph Marconi
Various musicians
Executive Producer
Janine Sherman Barrois, Erykah Badu, Scott Adler
Associate Producer
Ralph Moore, Lauri Firstenberg
Key Cast
Wynton Marsalis
Erykah Badu, Herbie Hancock, Questlove, Wynton Marsalis, Sonny Rollins & Yasiin Bey