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Give My Poor Heart Ease - Mississippi Delta Bluesmen   [Other Title]

Tröste mein armes Herz - Mississippi Delta Bluesmen   [Other Title]
Year of origin: 1975
Genre: Documentary Film
Locations of shooting: n/a

Production company: William Ferris LZ=Center of Southern Folklore (Memphis, TN)
Distributor: IWF (Göttingen)

Keywords: Blues, Bluesmusiker, Musiker, blues music, blues musician
Personal account of the blues experience through recollections and performances by B. B. King, inmates from Mississippi's Parchman Prison, musicians in a Leland juke joint, a barber from Clarksdale, and a salesman at a Beale Street clothing store. Musical selections include prison work chant, Highway 61, Rock Me, 'Hootchie Cootchie Man', and The Thrill Is Gone.

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Language: eng
Sound: Sound film
Aspect: n/a
Duration: 21 1/2 min

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