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BESSIE

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Directed by Dee Rees
United States, 2015
Biography, Drama, Music, TV Movie

Synopsis

The story of legendary blues performer, Bessie Smith, who rose to fame during the 1920s and ’30s.

Synopsis

The story of legendary blues performer, Bessie Smith, who rose to fame during the 1920s and ’30s.

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BessieDirected byDee Rees

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Awards & Festivals

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Directors Guild of America
2016 | Winner: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Movies for Television and Mini-Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards
2016 | Winner: Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Golden Globes (USA)
2016 | Nominee: Best Performance by an Actress in a Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Women Film Critics Circle Awards
2015 | Winner: Best Theatrically Unreleased Movie by or About Women

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