Title International Sweethearts of Rhythm : America's hottest all girl band / Jezebel Productions & Rosetta Records present ; produced and directed by Greta Schiller & Andrea Weiss. Tiny & Ruby : hell divin' women / Jezebel Productions presents ; a film by Greta Schiller & Andrea Weiss ; directed by Greta Schiller ; produced by Greta Schiller and Andrea Weiss. Maxine Sullivan : love to be in love / Jezebel Productions and Agat Films presents ; directed by Greta Schiller ; produced by Andrea Weiss and Greta Schiller.
Publication New York, NY : Jezebel Productions, [2007]
Distribution New York, NY : [Distributed by Jezebel Productions]
Copyright date ©2007
Edition "Newly restored".
Description 1 videodisc (105 min.) : sound, black and white and color ; 4 3/4 in
4 3/4 in.
digital optical unknown unknown rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
Documentary films lcgft
Call # DVD 780.82 I
System Req DVD; NTSC ; system requirements for weblinks: DVD-ROM, Internet connection.
Note Originally produced in 1986 to 1988.
Title from opening frames.
"Award winning trilogy of fims on women in jazz"--Container.
Collection of 3 films on famous women jazz musicians.
These three films were made possible with grants from New York Council for the Humanities, New York State Council on the Arts, The Women's Project of the Film Fund, Astraea Foundation, The Sophia Fund, and others, produced in association with Channel 4 Telsvision, London and La Sept, Paris.
"Preservation of this film was made possible by a grant from Women's Film Preservation Fund, New York Women in Film & Television"--Opening frames.
Special features: "Q&A with the filmmakers" (approximately 8 min.) at Lincoln Center, NYC.
Public performance rights.
Performer Tiny and Ruby: Featuring Tiny Davis & Ruby Lucas (a.k.a. Renei Phelan) ; narrative poetry by Cheryl Clarke ; all music performed by Tiny Davis and Riby Lucas.
Credits International Sweethearts of Rhythm: Producers and directors, Greta Schiller and Andrea Weiss; cinematography and editing, Greta Schiller; co-producers, Rosetta Reitz, Rebecca Reitz; sound editor, Alan Berliner; all music performed by International Sweethearts of Rhythm, courtesy of Rosetta Records.
Tiny & Ruby: Producers, Greta Schiller and Andrea Weiss; editor, Greta Schiller; camera, Greta Schiller, David Wallace, Peter Kotner.
Maxine Sullivan: Producer, writer and director, Greta Schiller; editor, Deborah Gordon; research director, Andrea Weiss; camera, Richard Dallett, Tina DiFeliciantonio; sound, Clark McCarron and two others;
Summary International Sweethearts of Rhythm "tells the story of the swinging, multiracial all-women jazz band of the 1940s"--Container ; Tiny and Ruby "is a rollicking portrait of two women who made a life together creating music"--Container ; Maxine Sullivan "is a long-overdue film portrait of the once famous, and now largely forgotten jazz vocalist Maxine Sullivan"--Container.
Contents International Sweethearts of Rhythm : America's hottest all girl band (1986, ©1986) (30:00) -- Tiny and Ruby : hell divin' women (1987, ©1988) (28:00) -- Maxine Sullivan : love to be in love (1988, ©1990) (47:00).
Subject International Sweethearts of Rhythm.
Sullivan, Maxine, 1911-1987.
Davis, Tiny, 1909-1994.
Lucas, Ruby.
Davis, Tiny, 1909-1994. (OCoLC)fst01494287
Lucas, Ruby. (OCoLC)fst00264727
Sullivan, Maxine, 1911-1987. (OCoLC)fst00074851
International Sweethearts of Rhythm. (OCoLC)fst00581436
Women musicians -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Women musicians -- United States -- Biography.
African American women musicians -- History -- 20th century.
African American women musicians -- Biography.
Women jazz musicians -- United States -- Biography.
Women singers -- United States -- Biography.
African American women musicians. (OCoLC)fst00799509
Women jazz musicians. (OCoLC)fst01178069
Women musicians. (OCoLC)fst01178182
Women singers. (OCoLC)fst01178528
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre Nonfiction films. (OCoLC)fst01710269
Documentary films. (OCoLC)fst01710390
Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Addl. Author Schiller, Greta, film director, screenwriter, film producer, director of photography, editor of moving image work.
Weiss, Andrea (Film producer), film director, screenwriter, film producer.
Reitz, Rosetta, film producer.
Reita, Rebecca, film producer.
Gordon, Deborah (Film producer), editor of moving image work.
Sullivan, Maxine, 1911-1987, performer.
Davis, Tiny, 1909-1994, performer, instrumentalist.
Lucas, Ruby, performer, instrumentalist.
Clarke, Cheryl, narrator.
International Sweethearts of Rhythm, performer, instrumentalist.
Jezebel Productions, presenter, publisher, film distributor.
Rosetta Records (Firm), presenter.
Agat Films (Firm), presenter.
Alt Title America's hottest all girl band
Note Title on title frame: Jezebel Productions presents... : International Sweethearts of Rhythm
Addl. Title Container of (work): Tiny & Ruby: hell divin' women.
Container of (work): Maxine Sullivan: love to be in love.
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