Wattstax

Wattstax is a 1973 documentary film by Mel Stuart that focused on the 1972 Wattstax music festival and the African American community of Watts in Los Angeles, California. The film was nominated for a Golden Globe award for Best Documentary Film in 1974. It was also screened at the 1973 Cannes Film Festival, but was not entered into the main competition.

The DVD includes a commentary from Chuck D.

Genre
Film & Video
Topics
america, soul music
Actor
Richard Pryor
Actor
Isaac Hayes
Director
Mel Stuart
Format
DVD

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