Film Screening “Lady Sings the Blues”
We are pleased to invite you to the screening of a legendary award-winning biographical film about jazz singer Billie Holiday by Sidney J. Furie, “Lady Sings the Blues” (1972, 144 minutes) on February 27, at 5:00 PM at Tallinn University of Technology (Room VII-226).
“Lady Sings the Blues” is a 1972 American biographical film about jazz singer Billie Holiday loosely based on her 1956 autobiography which, in turn, took its title from one of Holiday's most popular songs. Diana Ross portrayed Holiday, alongside a cast including Billy Dee Williams, Richard Pryor, James T. Callahan and Scatman Crothers. The movie was nominated for 5 Oscars and has won numerous awards from different international film festivals.
The movie screens in English with English subtitles
The screening is free of charge.
More information: Eha Teder, 6203543, eha dot teder at ttu dot ee
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