'Tis Autumn: The Search For Jackie Paris
USA, 2006, 100 Minute Running Time
Genre/Subjects: Biopic, Documentary, Musical
'Tis Autumn - The Search for Jackie Paris is an examination into the art and mysterious personal life of legendary jazz vocalist Jackie Paris. Using both new and archival performance footage, found footage, still photography, historical audio clips and rare unreleased recordings, Oscar-nominated filmmaker Raymond De Felitta (Two Family House, The Thing About My Folks) conducts interviews with the late Jackie Paris as well as many of the personalities who knew him best. Hailed as the new sound of the day, Jackie Paris went from sensation to footnote in a generation. 'Tis Autumn unearths what was at the heart of Jackie Paris' glorious art and enigmatic career in a film that Variety calls "magnificent and moving."
DIRECTOR: Raymond De Felitta
US Distributor: Outsider Pictures
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