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Ma Rainey's Black Bottom

Tensions and temperatures rise at a Chicago music studio in 1927 when fiery, fearless blues singer Ma Rainey joins her band for a recording session.

- Synopsis provided by Internet Video Archive

Credits

Director:

  • George C. Wolfe

Writers:

  • August Wilson
  • Ruben Santiago-Hudson

Producers:

  • Constanza Romero
  • Dany Wolf
  • Denzel Washington
  • Todd Black

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