Film Archive

Jahr

Re-Visionen 2018
Oscar Marie-Josée Saint-Pierre

“I play what I feel.” An animated Canadian documentary about Oscar Peterson (1925–2007), one of the giants of jazz.

Oscar

Animated Film
Canada
2016
12 minutes
subtitles: 
No

Credits DOK Leipzig Logo

Marc Bertrand, Jocelyne Perrier, Marie-Josée Saint-Pierre
Marie-Josée Saint-Pierre
Oana Suteu Khintirian
Ehsan Gharib, Brigitte Archambault
Olivier Calvert
“I play what I feel.” An animated Canadian documentary about Oscar Peterson (1925–2007), one of the giants of jazz. Combined with historical interviews, atmospheric drawings show the highs and lows of his biography. His little “Hymn to Freedom” contains the essence of a whole life in a nutshell.

Ralph Eue