Miss Sharon Jones! (USA) 93 min.
OPENING NIGHT GALA
Thursday, 4/14 @ 7:30 PM in Cinemark 1
A cinema verité portrait of soul singer Sharon Jones as she battles cancer, develops a new album, and readies for a world tour. The film, bursting with funk and soul music, features toe-tapping excerpts of Jones’s performances with the Dap-Kings. Whether she is breaking barriers in the music business or beating disease, Jones is a fighter and a survivor, and Kopple’s rousing tribute celebrates the singer as an effusive life force.
This film is Sponsored by Winifred & Kevin Reilly, Jr.