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Jazz on a Summer’s Day + Event

Filmed at the 1958 Newport Jazz Festival in Rhode Island and directed by world-renowned photographer Bert Stern, Jazz on a Summer’s Day features intimate performances by an all-star line-up of musical legends including Louis Armstrong, Thelonious Monk, Gerry Mulligan, Anita O’Day, Chuck Berry, Dinah Washington, and closes with a beautiful rendition of The Lord’s Prayer by Mahalia Jackson at midnight to usher in Sunday morning.

This is a new 4k restored version of this legendary documentary.

Event details

This screening will have exclusive pre-recorded content including interviews recorded live at Green Man Festival and hosted by film critic and Green Man Festival film curator Jason Solomons.