Director: Barbara Kopple
Producer: Barbara Kopple, David Cassidy
Cinematographer: Gary Griffin
Editor: Jean Tsien ACE, Anne Fratto
Music: Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings
Sharon Jones has been called “the female James Brown” for the energy she brings to stage backed by The Dap-Kings. We follow her on an emotional journey as she fights cancer and struggles to mount a comeback show at the Beacon Theater. The story finds its perfect match in director Barbara Kopple, another soulful talent and two-time Oscar® winner for Harlan County USA and American Dream. Courtesy of Starz.
Hear Barbara Kopple on Pure Nonfiction ep 17.