22nd ATHENS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

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Screamin' Jay Hawkins: I Put a Spell on Me

28/9/2016, 20:00, Danaos 2

A blues and rock musician or maybe a voodoo witch? Screamin’ Jay Hawkins, pioneer artist of the 20th century, shares on camera his life story and casts his spells, in a documentary which unlocks his most personal moments. Jim Jarmusch, Eric Burdon and Diamanda Galas, among others, unveil the path of an artist operating on a tightrope.

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Cast and crew in attendance

Director: Nikos Triandafyllidis
Screenwriter: Nikos Triandafyllidis
DoP: Christos Karamanis
Editor: Yiannis Sakaridis 
Featuring: Diamanda Galas, Monique Hawkins, Screamin' Jay Hawkins, Jim Jarmusch, Eric Burdon, Arthur Brown

Greece | 2001 | Color | Digital Screening | 102' | English