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Soul Jazz hosting film season this August

Three double bills of films about music at The Regent Street Cinema

The Soul Jazz label hosts a weekly film season over three Wednesdays in August. The label will be presenting a double bill of films about music at The Regent Street Cinema in London. First up is a bill of Brazilian bossa nova classic Black Orpheus and cult British reggae film Babylon (5 August). The following week twins a 1960s Motown-soundtracked civil rights film Nothing But A Man screens with Black Power documentary Black Power Mixtape (12). John Cassavettes’s first feature Shadows and Jean-Luc Godard’s Sympathy For The Devil (19) close the short run. Soul Jazz founder Stuart Baker will be introducing all three bills.

More details and ticket details here. Films start at 6:30pm and 8:30pm.