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Robbie Cavolina in Anita O'Day: The Life of a Jazz Singer

Anita O'Day: The Life of a Jazz Singer

2007 NR

One of the greatest jazz singers of all time, Anita O'Day was adored by millions for her vibrant music and personality. In this documentary portrait, O'Day recounts her groundbreaking career and her battles with substance abuse. In addition to rarely seen performance footage and television interviews, jazz luminaries such as George Wein, Annie Ross and Will Friedwald also share their insight into O'Day's impact on the genre's history.