Doc Soup February: I CALLED HIM MORGAN
The Calgary International Film Festival and the Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival are pleased to announce the fourth film in the 2016-17 Doc Soup Series. I CALLED HIM MORGAN is a film about celebrated jazz musician Lee Morgan who was shot dead by his wife Helen during a gig at a club in New York City.
Join us at Cineplex Eau Claire on Wednesday, February 1 at 7 p.m. as we continue our season of the most anticipated and acclaimed documentaries.
Using archival footage and new interviews, I CALLED HIM MORGAN is part true crime, part jazz history, and unfolds with the pace of a suspense film. Lee's murder sent shockwaves through the jazz community, and the memory of the event still haunts those who knew the Morgans. I CALLED HIM MORGAN is a love letter to the unique personalities of Lee and Helen and the music that brought them together, as well as a chronicle of the tragic end of their relationship and Lee's life.
Tickets for I AM MORGAN ($15, $13 for students and seniors) are now on sale.