08 19 Oct '24

Hans Hylkema

De laatste sessie

Edition 1992
92' - 1991 - Biography, Documentary - Dialogue: Dutch, English
Director: Hans Hylkema Composer: Eric Dolphy With: Han Bennink, John Coltrane, Eric Dolphy
The film is a portrait of jazz innovator Eric Dolphy. The running thread of f1e story-line in the film, which consists of six chapters, a prologue and an epilogue, is formed by the last tour which Dolphy made in his life and which took place in Holland with Dutch musicians. The film reconstructs their last tour on the basis of statements of the various people involved, who brought together after 26 years, in the same radio studio in which, on the last evening of Dolphy's Dutch tour, a session took place.

Credits

Director

Hans Hylkema

Composer

Eric Dolphy

With

Han Bennink, John Coltrane, Eric Dolphy

Scenario

Hans Hylkema, Thierry Bruneau

Director of Photography

Deen van der Zaken

Editor

Ot Louw

Producer

Hans Hylkema, Marian Brouwer

More information

Dialogue

Dutch, English

Countries of production

The Netherlands

Year

1991

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