• Documentary
  • Rated: G
  • Director: John Holland
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Focusing on one of the key figures in both bebop and Afro-Cuban jazz, John Holland's documentary follows American jazz legend Dizzy Gillespie on his spring 1985 journey to the fertile heart of the Caribbean. Gillespie travels to Cuba for a series of shows for the first time since Fidel Castro came to power, and performs at the fifth annual International Jazz Festival of Havana. The film features a mix of interviews and performances, which reveal the man and his unforgettable music.
  • Documentary
  • Rated: G
  • Director: John Holland

  • Dizzy Gillespie
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Watch A Night in Havana: Dizzy Gillespie in Cuba
  • (1988)

  • Documentary
  • Rated: G
  • Director: John Holland
  • HD 4K

Synopsis

Focusing on one of the key figures in both bebop and Afro-Cuban jazz, John Holland's documentary follows American jazz legend Dizzy Gillespie on his spring 1985 journey to the fertile heart of the Caribbean. Gillespie travels to Cuba for a series of shows for the first time since Fidel Castro came to power, and performs at the fifth annual International Jazz Festival of Havana. The film features a mix of interviews and performances, which reveal the man and his unforgettable music.

Starring
  • Dizzy Gillespie
    Allen Honigberg