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Time Out says

Huraux's semi-documentary purports to view the phenomenon of Charlie Parker through the cityscapes of New York, but often looks like footage in search of a peg. Wouldn't Kansas City have been more germane to the subject, since Bird was formed before he hit the Apple? The interviews with the bebop veterans are intermittently informative but largely over-familiar, though the real Chan and the rarer Doris are a find. Henry Threadgill comes over as a pretentious twit. A ragbag premise.
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Release Details

  • Duration:90 mins

Cast and crew

  • Director:Marc Huraux
  • Screenwriter:Marc Huraux, David Aronson
  • Cast:
    • Chan Parker
    • Doris Parker
    • Bill Miles
    • Dizzy Gillespie
    • Walter Bishop Jr
    • Lester Bowie
    • Henry Threadgill
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