"What Happened, Miss Simone?"
The raw and revealing documentary film about the iconic Nina Simone, will be shown at TCA (Taos Community Auditorium) on the second night of the festival. Combining never-before-seen archival concert and rehearsal footage and interviews with Simone's daughter, friends and fellow musicians, the film documents the life and legend Nina Simone… the singer, pianist, and civil rights activist labeled the "High Priestess of Soul." The film opened the 2015 Sundance Film Festival and was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary.
After the film, Simone's longtime guitarist, music director and confidant will be on-hand for a Q&A with the audience!