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    Bayou Maharajah: The Tragic Genius of James Booker

    Poster of the movie Bayou Maharajah: The Tragic Genius of James Booker
    Year2013
    Run time1h30m
    GenreDocumentary
    Directed byLily Keber

    Synopsis

    Bayou Maharajah explores the life and music of New Orleans piano legend James Booker, the man Dr. John described as "the best black, gay, one-eyed junkie piano genius New Orleans has ever produced." A brilliant pianist, his eccentricities and showmanship belied a life of struggle, prejudice, and isolation. Illustrated with never-before-seen concert footage, rare personal photos, and exclusive interviews, the film paints a portrait of this unjustly neglected genius.

    Featuring

    James Booker
    Joe Boyd
    Harry Connick Jr.
    Hugh Laurie
    + MORE

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