Film, Video THE LIFE OF BILLIE HOLIDAY
- THE LIFE OF BILLIE HOLIDAY
- Created / Published
- (?) UK.
- - Information from: "Jazz on the Screen" by David Meeker. Used with permission. (Source)
- - Made-for-TV programme or made-for-video/DVD release.
- - Short film (under 30 minutes).
- - (recorded) "Fine and mellow" by Billie Holiday, "Strange fruit" by Lewis Allan, "God bless the child" by Arthur Herzog, Jr., Billie Holiday, "What a little moonlight can do" by Harry Woods, performed by Billie Holiday. (Songs)
- - Billie Holiday profiled - as cheaply and as exploitatively as was possible by the programme’s anonymous filmmakers, with photos, music and clips from the all the usual films and tv programmes - some of them so poorly pirated as to be virtually unwatchable. (Personnel on Camera)
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