Alberta Hunter [videorecording] : my castle's rockin' / Stuart Goldman Productions, Inc. ; produced and directed by Stuart Goldman ; written by Chris Albertson.
- 1 copy at Berklee College of Music.
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- ISBN: 0803023316
- Physical Description: 1 videodisc (57 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
- Edition: Deluxe ed.
- Publisher: New York, NY : View Video, 2001.
|General Note:|| Originally released as a motion picture in 1988.
DVD bonus features: interactive menus; over 20 scene selections; four bonus audio tracks.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| My castle's rockin' -- Two-fisted double-jointed rough & ready man -- Darktown strutters ball -- Downhearted blues -- I've got a mind to ramble -- Black shadows -- I'm havin' a good time -- Handy man -- You're welcome to come home -- The love I have for you -- Bonus audio tracks: I got rhythm ; Sometimes I'm happy ; Georgia on my mind ; When you're smilin'.
|Creation/Production Credits Note:|| Editor, Mary Alfieri ; research consultants, Billy Taylor, Frank C. Taylor ; directors of photography, Jack Churchill (concert), Robert M. Cohen (interviews).
|Participant or Performer Note:|| Billy Taylor, narrator.
|Summary, etc.:|| This concert film portrays the life of blues and jazz singer Albert Hunter, who began singing in Chicago in 1912 as a teenager and enjoyed a forty-year career. For this film, Hunter opened her archives to producer/director Stuart Goldman, and also provided the last filmed interview prior to her death in 1984.
|System Details Note:|| DVD Video; Dolby digital stereo.; NTSC.
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