Reviews of movies and TV focused on women

Tag: Duke Ellington

  • Review: Ella Fitzgerald Just One of Those Things

    Review: Ella Fitzgerald Just One of Those Things

    Ella Fitzgerald: Just One of Those Things taught me so many things I didn’t know about the marvelous Ella Fitzgerald. I’m a lifelong fan of her music, but I didn’t know much about her personal life and struggles. This Netflix documentary fills in a lot of the details.

  • Review: Dancing on the Edge

    Review: Dancing on the Edge

    Dancing on the Edge is a British mini-series from 2013. Set in 1930s London, the series is about a black jazz band that becomes entangled in the aristocratic world of London.