The Black Godfather (2019)

Genres - Culture & Society, Film, TV & Radio, Music  |   Sub-Genres - Biography, Docudrama  |   Run Time - 118 min.  |   Countries - United States  |   MPAA Rating - NR
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Synopsis by Jinko Labitag

The Black Godfather explores the life and times of entrepreneur, film producer, music executive, and “Godfather of Black Music” Clarence Avant. Featuring a plethora of testimonials from high-profile figures such as former US presidents Bill Clinton and Barack Obama, Senator Kamala Harris, music industry legend Quicy Jones, civil rights icon Andrew Young, and many more, the documentary cements Avant’s status as a legend. Directed by Reginald Hudlin.

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music, pop-music, R&B-music