- Jazz Film Fest: Bill Evans: Time RememberedFri, Jun 22 / 7 pmEight years in the making this film explores the rich history of jazz pianist Bill Evans’ turbulent life and his contribution to jazz music. A deeply creative musician Evans was playing professionally by the age of 13 and later in New York worked as a sideman with Charles Mingus and Art Farmer.
Sun, Jun 24 / 5 pm & 7 pm
Thu, Jun 28 / 7 pm
- Jazz Film Fest: The Flaming Lips: The Fearless FreaksFri, Jun 22 / 9 pmIn conjunction with The Fearless Freaks Winnipeg appearance here is the most intimate portrait of a band you’re likely to see… as heartwarming and heartbreaking as the band’s music itself,” said Bill Crandall of Rolling Stone. Beesley captures the Flaming Lips’ deep-set Oklahoma roots with never-before-seen home movie footage and Coyne family photographs and performance footage.
Thu, Jun 28 / 9 pm
- Jazz Film Fest: Lady Be Good: Instrumental Women in JazzWed, Jun 20 / 7 pmLady Be Good captures the lost stories of female jazz musicians (instrumentalists in jazz from the early 1920s to the 1970s) with provocative and often humorous interviews with women musicians, big band leaders, jazz authors and historians.
Sat & Sun, Jun 23 & 24 / 3 pm