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Jewel's Catch One (2016)

JEWEL'S CATCH ONE directed by filmmaker C. Fitz celebrates the legacy of a legendary Los Angeles nightclub, Catch One, and the life-changing impact its owner, Jewel Thais-Williams, had on ... See full summary »

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C. Fitz

Writers:

Pat Branch, C. Fitz
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Credited cast:
Thea Austin Thea Austin ... Herself
Sandra Bernhard ... Herself
C. Fitz ... Herself
Thelma Houston Thelma Houston ... Herself
Evelyn King Evelyn King ... Herself
Madonna ... Herself
Bonnie Pointer Bonnie Pointer ... Herself
CCH Pounder ... Narrator
Elena Rosa ... Herself (as Elena Rosa-Stephens)
Sharon Stone ... Herself
Jewel Thais-Williams Jewel Thais-Williams ... Herself
Maxine Waters ... Herself
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JEWEL'S CATCH ONE directed by filmmaker C. Fitz celebrates the legacy of a legendary Los Angeles nightclub, Catch One, and the life-changing impact its owner, Jewel Thais-Williams, had on her community breaking down racial and cultural barriers and building the oldest black-owned disco in America. Jewel's story celebrates music, fashion, celebrities and activism that helped changed the course of our country. Written by C. Fitz

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USA

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English

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2 May 2018 (USA) See more »

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Jewel Thais-Williams received the Legacy award from Entertainment AIDS Alliance at their Wine, Wisdom & Vision Event on June 22, 2017, with Thea Austin performing and director C. Fitz on hand. See more »

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Written by Reuben Cross, John H. Finch
Published by Unichappell Music Inc. (BMI) and Mills and Mills Music (BMI)
Performed by Evelyn King (as Evelyn "Champagne" King)
Courtesy of RCA Records
By arrangement with Sony Music Licensing
Sponsored by Sharon Stone
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This is a must see...
15 February 2017 | by shawnnadSee all my reviews

This epic story, documentary about a wonderful soul. Jewel is a community activist, a health care provider and role model. This is her wonderful, remarkable story. This documentary tells her story and it is celebratory. C. Fitz does an amazing job of fitting 40 years into 1:45. See this movie, learn our history.


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