MAURICE HINES: BRING THEM BACK

A film by John Carluccio
2020, 93 minutes
No. 316
Documentary


MAURICE HINES: BRING THEM BACK
$375.00
Description
An intimate portrait of an outspoken showman who with humor and grace navigates the highs and lows of a seven-decade career, and a complex relationship with his superstar brother, Gregory Hines.

Maurice and friends—Chita Rivera, Mercedes Ellington and Debbie Allen—tell tales from his seven-decade career, including Broadway shows, a co-starring role in Francis Ford Coppola’s The Cotton Club and about his loving yet complex relationship with his superstar brother, the late Gregory Hines. Ever battling the challenges of being a gay, black man in show biz, Maurice shares his story with humor and grace.


Festivals
Winner, Metropolis Competition, DOC NYC
Winner, Jury Prize, American Black Film Festival

Reviews
"A portrait of a sassy, charming, and brutally honest trailblazer." - Logo TV

"Digs much deeper than your usual showbiz doc." -  The Hollywood Reporter