Othella Dallas will be present the movie “Othella Dallas – What Is Luck?”

Othella Dallas

For the Swiss Jazz Award 2019, the winner, famous ninety-three years old African-American singer and dancer Othella Dallas, from Tennessee, will be present at the première of Andres Brütsch’s movie “Othella Dallas – What Is Luck?”. 
Swiss director Andres Brütsch tells the life of an enormously talented woman: from the beginnings to the legendary live performances with Duke Ellington, Lionel Hampton and Quincy Jones. The director also focuses on Othella Dallas’ radical dancing style, which explores the DNA of Black Atlantic culture.   

Othella Dallas, Jazz Ascona art director Nicolas Gilliet and director Andres Brütsch will also be present at the film projection event.

Reservation and tickets: www.otelloascona.ch or tel. 091 791 03 23 (18 - 21)

Sunday 23 Jue 2019 - 18.30
Cinema Otello, Ascona
OTHELLA DALLAS - what is luck? 
a film by Andres Brütsch
OV English, subtitles D