...But Then, She's Betty Carter

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A profile of Betty 'Bebop' Carter, intercutting interview material with footage from a public concert sponsored by Howard University at the Cranston Auditorium. Roughly slapped together in a manner not entirely inappropriate to the lady's brash personality and scat-singing style, the numbers tend to be truncated by conversations which reveal remarkably little. Even Lionel Hampton, in a guest spot, seems infected by the air of self-congratulation.

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Duration: 53 mins

Cast and crew

Director: Michelle D Parkerson
Screenwriter: Michelle D Parkerson
Cast: Betty Carter
Lionel Hampton
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