Mavis!

2016

Mavis!

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This documentary provides an in-depth look at the life of legendary soul singer Mavis Staples and her family group, the Staple Singers. Mavis was a trailblazer who developed a unique gospel sound and was actively involved in the civil rights movement. The film utilizes live performances, interviews with collaborators and archival footage to cover the span of her 60 year career. Directed by Jessica Edwards. (The Landfill).

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  • Mar 01, 2016
    A wonderful look at a very charming lady who was at the forefront of the civil rights movement throughout the 60s with her family. It is inspiring to see her still performing to this day and remaining an influence on those that have come after her.
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