USA | 2015 | 105min | DCP | COLOR | Documentary | Jazz
Throughout the 1960s, Nina Simone was both loved and feared for her outspoken vision of Black Freedom. Her musical proclamations like ‘Mississippi Goddam’, and her iconic style created an alternative voice that continues to empower with its unrelenting appeal for justice. This documentary reveals the real Nina Simone through over 50 intimate interviews with those who best knew the artistry and intentions of one of America's true musical geniuses.
Jeff L. Lieberman
Jeff L. Lieberman is an award-winning journalist, producer and documentary filmmaker. His TV Specials, News Stories and documentaries have appeared on CBS, HBO, CNN and FOX. He is the founder of RE-EMERGING Films, and the writer, director and producer of the company’s brand new feature-length documentary film, The Amazing Nina Simone.