The first Nina Simone doccie
What Happened, Miss Simone? Available on Netflix Nina Simone. She was one of those women who lived her life exactly how she wanted to, even when it hurt her career. As an outspoken civil rights activist, she penned such poignant songs as Strange Fruit and Young, Gifted And Black.
OF THE What Happened, Miss Simone? – the first major film about her – takes an intimate look at her life.
Through interviews with her ex-husband, Andrew Stroud, daughter, friends and peers, we are offered a picture of a fiercely passionate but deeply troubled woman – who still inspires numerous artists and activists today. – Grethe Koen