Godfathers and sons
(DVD)

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DVD 789.43 God
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English

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General Note
Originally broacast in 2003 as a segment of: The blues.
General Note
Running time includes extended performances; actual running time of the original film only is approximately 97 minutes.
General Note
Series produced by Vulcan Productions and Road Movies Production in association with Cappa Productions & Jigsaw Productions ; originally produced for PBS and The Corporation for Public Broadcasting ; presented by WGBH Boston to PBS.
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Contains five full-length performances not seen in the film: Mannish boy / The Electrik mud kats (aka Electric Mud Band) with vocals by Chuck D. Common & Kyle Jason -- All my money back / Lonnie Brooks -- Ernestine / Koko Taylor -- So many roads, so many trains / Otis Rush -- Evil (Is going on) / Howlin' Wolf. Also includes an on-camera interview with Marc Levin; director commentary; director biography and filmography; other features.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Mark Benjamin ; editor, Bob Eisenhardt ; series producer, Alex Gibney ; executive producer Martin Scorsese, Paul G. Allen, Jody Patton and Ulrich Felsberg.
Description
Hip-hop legend Chuck D and Marshall Chess return to Chicago to explore the heyday of Chicago blues as they unite to produce music that seeks to bring veteran blues players together with contemporary hip-hop musicians such as Common and members of the Roots. Along with archival footage of Howlin' Wolf are original performances by Koko Taylor, Otis Rush, Magic Slim, Ike Turner and Sam Lay.
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DVD format, 5.1 surround sound.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Scorsese, M., Levin, M., Pinkerson, D., Allen, P., Allen, J., Felsberg, U., Chess, M., Rush, O., Chuck D., Common (Musician)., Jason, K., Brooks, L., Taylor, K., & Howlin' Wolf. (2003). Godfathers and sons. New York: Sony Music Entertainment : Manufactured by Columbia Music Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Martin. Scorsese et al.. 2003. Godfathers and Sons. New York: Sony Music Entertainment : Manufactured by Columbia Music Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Martin. Scorsese et al., Godfathers and Sons. New York: Sony Music Entertainment : Manufactured by Columbia Music Video, 2003.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Scorsese, Martin., et al. Godfathers and Sons. New York: Sony Music Entertainment : Manufactured by Columbia Music Video, 2003. DVD.

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