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Lady day : the many faces of Billie Holiday

Author: Ruby DeeRobert G O'MeallyKultur International Films.Taurus Film GmbH.Toby Byron/Multiprises.All authors
Publisher: Long Beach, N.J. : Kultur, 1991.
Series: Masters of American music series.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This sparkling documentary features rare TV and movie clips, along with commentary by a stellar group of jazz instrumentalists and singers who knew her well.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Biography
Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Biographies
Named Person: Billie Holiday; Billie Holiday; Billie Holiday
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Ruby Dee; Robert G O'Meally; Kultur International Films.; Taurus Film GmbH.; Toby Byron/Multiprises.; Video Arts, Japan.
ISBN: 1561272922 9781561272921
OCLC Number: 24372250
Notes: Based upon the book Lady Day: the many faces of Billie Holiday by Robert O' Meally.
Billie Holiday's words read by Ruby Dee.
"1292."
Credits: Camera, Herbert Forsberg ; editor, Susan Peehl.
Performer(s): Ruby Dee, Buck Clayton, Harry "Sweets" Edison, Milt Gabler, Carmen McRae, Albert Murray, Annie Ross, Mal Waldron.
Description: 1 videocassette (60 min.) : sound, color and black and white, stereo ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Contents: Strange fruit --
What a little mmonlight can do --
Please don't talk about me when I'm gone --
Fine and mellow.
Series Title: Masters of American music series.
Other Titles: Many faces of Billie Holiday
Responsibility: a co-production of Toby Byron/Multiprises in association with Taurus Film, Munich and VideoArts Japan ; produced by Toby Byron, Richard Saylor ; directed by Matthew Seig ; written by Robert O'Meally.

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This sparkling documentary features rare TV and movie clips, along with commentary by a stellar group of jazz instrumentalists and singers who knew her well.

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