Cool Cats tells the story about Ben Webster and Dexter Gordon, the famous Jazz musicians that stayed in Denmark some years of their career. It provides the audience with an emotional understanding of why most talented and famous jazz musicians decided to go to Copenhagen in the 1960’s and 1970’s documenting a significant aspect of global cultural and social history. The Jury was highly impressed from the archive research and creative editing. The outcome is a fascinating film revealing private 8 mm reels from Ben Webster’s private collection, merged with the beautiful content from DR jazz archives footage.
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