- In-Cinema Only
CIFF’s Top Docs is a monthly feature-length documentary series running November 2021 - April 2022.
The February 2 screening of JAZZ FEST: A NEW ORLEANS STORY has been cancelled, and rescheduled April 6, 2022.
The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival is The Big Easy's biggest and baddest cultural event. Known as America’s greatest festival, Jazz Fest has been celebrating the music, food and arts of Louisiana for over 50 years. Hundreds of thousands attend the event each year as local music heroes are joined on 14 stages by a plethora of legendary entertainers, highlighting the connections between Louisiana's culture and the world.
JAZZ FEST: A NEW ORLEANS STORY weaves together live performances and interviews from the 50th anniversary of the iconic festival, featuring some of the biggest names in the music industry, along with a wealth of archival documentary footage from the past half-century. This film not only captures the Festival in all of its beauty and glory but also delves deep into the city's rich culture.
Single Ticket: $13.50, includes tax, plus fees
- Frank Marshall, Ryan Suffern
- Executive Producer
- Quint Davis
- Frank Marshall, Sean M. Stuart, Ryan Suffern
- Boyd Hobbs,Justin Kane, Mike Parry
- Martin Singer
- Earth, Wind & Fire, Jimmy Buffet, Katy Perry, Bruce Springsteen