The first Nina Si­mone doc­cie

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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.

Os­car-nom­i­nated doc­u­men­tary

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


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