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Review: Nelson George's 'Finding The Funk' Documentary

  • By Jai Tiggett
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  • February 21, 2014 8:22 PM
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Filmmaker and pop culture critic Nelson George, who’s written extensively on music throughout his career, brings his love of funk to conversations with icons like Sly Stone, Bootsy Collins, George Clinton, Nile Rodgers of Chic, James Brown, Mike D of the Beastie Boys, and Sheila E., as well as contemporary artists like D'Angelo and The Roots' Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson, who also narrates the film.

2014 TFI Documentary Fund Grantees Include Nelson George's Misty Copeland Doc & Others

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 14, 2014 10:09 AM
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2014 TFI Documentary Fund Grantees Include Nelson George's Misty Copeland Doc & Others

'A Ballerina's Tale' - Feature Doc On African American Ballet Dancer Misty Copeland (Fundraising)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 3, 2013 12:50 PM
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The *grind* as they say, continues for Nelson George, who is moving forward on production of his next film, while the last one (Finding The Funk) makes it film festival circuit debut.

UWFF 13 Preview: Nelson George's 'Finding The Funk' (Doc On Origins & Influence Of The Music)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 4, 2013 5:54 PM
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S&A featured the Kickstarter campaign for this last fall, which was successful, and it has since entered the film festival circuit, debuting at the SXSW film festival last March. It'll next screen at the 2013 Urbanworld Film Festival (its 17th edition), presented by BET Networks, which take place September 18-22 at midtown Manhattan's AMC 34th Street

First Trailer For Nelson George's 'Finding The Funk' (Doc On Origins & Influence Of The Music)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 28, 2013 10:44 AM
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S&A featured the Kickstarter campaign for this last fall, which was successful. The film looks like it's done, or close to being done since it's listed as one of 109 films screening at the SXSW film festival in March.

Nelson George's 'Finding The Funk' (Doc On Origins & Influence Of The Music) To Debut At SXSW

  • By Courtney
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  • January 31, 2013 4:06 PM
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S&A featured the Kickstarter campaign for this last fall, which was successful. The film looks like it's done, or close to being done since it's listed as one of 109 films screening at the SXSW film festival in March.