The Soul of a Man (2003)

The Soul of a Man
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 1hr 40mins.
Genres Documentary, Music
Keywords N/A
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Wim Wenders Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Richard Hutton Co-Producer n/a 170 3000007
Lisa Rinzler Cinematographer n/a 402 6000001
Mathilde Bonnefoy Editor n/a 172 7000001
Liba Daniels Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
Ulrich Felsberg Executive Producer n/a 174 3000006
Jody Allen Executive Producer n/a 174 3000005
Alex Gibney Producer n/a 3 3000001
Wim Wenders Director n/a 2 2000001
Margaret Bodde Producer n/a 3 3000002
Martin Scorsese Executive Producer n/a 174 3000003
Paul G Allen Executive Producer n/a 174 3000004
Laurence Fishburne Narrator n/a 120790 1000001
Synopsis
Explores the lives of the filmmaker's favorite blues artists - Skip James, Blind Willie Johnson and J. B. Lenoir - in a film that is part history and part personal pilgrimage. Tells the story of their lives in music through rare archival footage and covers of their songs by contemporary musicians, including Bonnie Raitt, Lucinda Williams, Lou Reed, Eagle Eye Cherry, Nick Cave, Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, Cassandra Wilson, Los Lobos and others.