Keeping Time: The Life, Music & Photographs of Milt Hinton Poster

Release Date: 2003

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 0 min

Plot Summary
This documentary focuses on Milt Hinton, a renowned jazz bassist who also happened to be an excellent photographer. Performing and recording with countless artists, including Cab Calloway and Dizzy Gillespie, Hinton photographed his peers extensively over the course of decades, resulting in thousands of pictures of various jazz greats in the studio, on stage and on the road. The film looks at Hinton's life, music and art, touching on the history of jazz in the process.

Cast: Amiri Baraka, Jeffrey Wright, Nat Hentoff, Gregory Hines, Quincy Jones, Branford Marsalis, George Wein

Director: Stefan Nadelman

Genres: Documentary

Keywords: New York City, Spirited, 1940s, 1970s, 1980s, Engaging, 1930s, 1950s, 1960s