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Original title I Called Him Morgan
Film type Feature
Category Documentary
Form Live-action
Average rating 3,68 / 5
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Swedish release 2017-03-31

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 On a snowy night in February 1972, celebrated jazz musician Lee Morgan was shot dead by his wife Helen during a gig at a club in New York City. The murder sent shockwaves through...

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On a snowy night in February 1972, celebrated jazz musician Lee Morgan was shot dead by his 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 music documentary is a love letter to two unique personalities and the music that brought them together. A film about love, jazz and America with cinematography by Bradford Young (DOP Selma).

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Certificate number 204409
Date 2017-03-22
Classification Allowed for all


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Aspect ratio Widescreen (unspecified)
Length in minutes 92 min


Release dates

Release in Sweden 2017-03-31 Sweden
Festival showing 2017-03-07 Filmstaden Söder Stockholm Sweden 92 min Tempo dokumentärfestival 2017.
2016-11-12 Skandia Stockholm Sweden Stockholms filmfestival 2016.
TV showing 2017-12-27 SVT2 Sweden
2019-06-15 SVT2 Sweden

Awards

Special Mention Philadelphia 2016 (Honorable Mention for Sight & Soundtrack, Philadelphia Film Festival, USA)
Festival Award Barcelona 2016 (bästa film / Best Film, In-Edit festival, Spanien)
Philadelphia 2016 (Sharon Pinkenson Award for Best Local Feature, Sight & Soundtrack Section, Philadelphia Film Festival, USA)

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Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100
Poster title I Called Him Morgan


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