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MILES DAVIS: BIRTH OF THE COOL
January 31 @ 19:45 - 22:00
MILES DAVIS: BIRTH OF THE COOL d. Stanley Nelson, 2019 at Harris Academy South Norwood (31 JAN 19:45):
The complex life and dazzling career of jazz icon Miles Davis is vividly captured in this candid and expansive documentary about his music, his celebrity and his character.
Davis’ clarity of vision and determination to break the mould catapulted him to super stardom and helped him to navigate hostile times. It also made him incredibly difficult to live with. Featuring studio outtakes, rare photographs and archival footage with a host of his collaborators, MILES DAVIS: BIRTH OF THE COOL builds a fascinating portrait of a funny, touching and sometimes troubling character: a true originator who changed the world of jazz forever.