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I called him Morgan [electronic resource].

Morgan, Lee, 1938-1972 (on-screen participant.). Morgan, Helen, (on-screen participant.). Harper, Billy, (on-screen participant.). Merritt, Jymie, (on-screen participant.). Maupin, Bennie, (on-screen participant.). Thomas, Larry Reni, (on-screen participant.). Shorter, Wayne, (on-screen participant.). West, Paul, 1934- (on-screen participant.). Persip, Charlie, (on-screen participant.). Heath, Albert, (on-screen participant.). St. Clair, Heath Ron, (on-screen participant.). Ridley, Larry, (on-screen participant.). Harrison, Al, (on-screen participant.). Sherrod, Lena, (on-screen participant.). Schultz, Jerry, (on-screen participant.). Johnson, Judith, (on-screen participant.). Collin, Kasper, (screenwriter,, film director,, film producer,, editor of moving image work.). Young, Bradford, (director of photography.). Vallsten, Erik, (director of photography.). Lejonqvist, Hanna, (editor of moving image work.). Hillström, Eva, (editor of moving image work.). Jonsäter, Dino, 1969- (editor of moving image work.). hoopla digital. (Added Author).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 92 min.)) : sd., col.
  • Publisher: [United States] : FilmRise, 2016.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Kasper Collin.
Participant or Performer Note:
Lee Morgan, Helen Morgan, Billy Harper, Jymie Merritt, Bennie Maupin, Larry Reni Thomas, Wayne Shorter, Paul West, Charli Persip, Albert Tootie, Heath Ron St. Clair, Larry Ridley, Al Harrison, Lena Sherrod, Jerry Schultz, Judith Johnson.
Summary, etc.:
In February 1972, celebrated jazz musician Lee Morgan was shot dead by his common-law wife Helen during a gig at a club in New York City. The murder sent shockwaves through the jazz community, and the memory of the event still haunts those who knew the Morgans. This feature documentary by filmmaker Kasper Collin is a love letter to two unique personalities and the music that brought them together.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Morgan, Lee, 1938-1972 > Death and burial.
Morgan, Helen (Wife of Lee Morgan)
Jazz musicians > Biography.

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