World Premiere Screening: "Jazz Fest Legends: From Fess to Fats"

New Orleans Legends: From Fess to Fats

A film compilation by Joe Lauro of never before seen footage from the very first New Orleans Jazz Fest in 1969, plus rare live clips from many of New Orleans best.

Ace Hotel, Ponderosa Stomp and the New Orleans Film Society present the world premiere screening of Jazz Fest Legends: From Fess to Fats, a collection of never before seen archived clips by Joe Lauro or as Domino calls him, "video Joe."

He's made other works before like The Big Beat: Fats Domino & the Birth of Rock ‘n’ Roll and Louis Prima: The Wildest.

Post-screening discussion to follow with filmmaker Joe Lauro, Ponderosa Stomp founder Dr. Ike, author and historian Ben Sandmel, moderated by New Orleans Film Society & Festival program director Clint Bowie.

$5.00 - $8.00


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