Soul Music Spectacular
Oddball Films presents Soul Music Spectacular! The Godfather, Queen and origins of soul, this evening of rare films of 1960s and 1970s is filled with outstanding footage of iconic soul and jazz artists. Highlights include: electrifying and rare documentaries about James Brown: The Man and Aretha Franklin: Soul Singer; and Eddie Kendricks in a Motown promotional film for his 1973 LP Keep On Truckin’. Black Music in America: From Then Till Now, traces the roots of soul; Blind Gary Davis, a beautiful musical portrait of the great blues man; and Buck Dancer, an Alan Lomax-produced film of an African-American buck dancer/fife player. Plus! an excerpt from Chicago Blues featuring great footage of JB Hutto, Buddy Guy and Junior Wells in action!