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What Happened, Miss Simone?
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What Happened, Miss Simone?

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The film depicts the life and legend Nina Simone, classically trained pianist, dive-bar chanteuse, black power icon and legendary recording artist, who lives a life of brutal honesty, musical genius, and tortured melancholy.
Actors: Al Schackman,
Al Schackman
Al Schackman
Stokely Carmichael,
Stokely Carmichael
Stokely Carmichael 29 January 1941, Port of Spain, Trinidad, British West Indies [now Trinidad and Tobago]
Malcolm X,
Malcolm X
Malcolm X 19 May 1925, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
Nina Simone,
Nina Simone
Nina Simone 21 February 1933, Tryon, North Carolina, USA
Attallah Shabazz,
Attallah Shabazz
Attallah Shabazz 16 November 1958, New York City, New York, USA
Dick Gregory,
Dick Gregory
Dick Gregory 12 October 1932, St. Louis, Missouri, USA
Martin Luther King,
Martin Luther King
Martin Luther King 15 January 1929, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Hugh M. Hefner,
Hugh M. Hefner
Hugh M. Hefner 9 April 1926, Chicago, Illinois, USA
James Baldwin,
James Baldwin
James Baldwin 2 August 1924, Harlem, Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA
Stanley Crouch,
Stanley Crouch
Stanley Crouch 14 December 1945, Los Angeles, California, USA
Lisa Simone Kelly,
Lisa Simone Kelly
Lisa Simone Kelly 12 September 1962, Mount Vernon, New York, USA
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Director: Liz Garbus
Liz Garbus
Liz Garbus
Country: United States
Release: 2015
IMDb: 7.6
Quality:
Duration: 101 min
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Los Angeles Times
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June 25, 2015

As music and cultural critic Stanley Crouch says, "You only have to hear her once. No one sounds like her except her."
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Shadow and Act
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April 12, 2017

It's an astounding work that is both jarring and unapologetic in its examination of a musical genius.
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Flick Filosopher
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February 16, 2016

Powerful, intimate, and fresh. We desperately need to hear more women talking about being driven in an inexorable way toward a passion.
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Antagony & Ecstasy
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July 10, 2016

A biographical sketch so scintillating and authoritative that one barely registers how stylistically generic it is.
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Christian Science Monitor
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June 26, 2015

I think the film overreaches in casting Simone as a standard-bearer against racism and sexism, but it's filled with mesmerizing clips from throughout her performing career as well as numerous interviews with Simone, both audio and on film.
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RogerEbert.com
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June 24, 2015

"What Happened" features some of the best concert footage and musical performances in recent music doc memory, even if it never quite answers the question in its title.
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Spirituality and Practice
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February 19, 2016

A feisty and frequently moving documentary on the life and musical career of singer/songwriter Nina Simone.
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San Francisco Chronicle
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June 24, 2015

It may not answer What Happened, Miss Simone?, but it does tell us why the question must be asked and will be asked, for a very long time.
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The Film Stage
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February 22, 2016

A rich and complex tapestry chronicling Simone from her early years struggling to break in.
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New York Times
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June 23, 2015

An often electric, bracingly urgent documentary ...
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