Black Wax (1983)
1h 19min · Documentary, Music · 12 January 1983
BLACK WAX is a musical-political entertainment film produced and directed by Robert Mugge. It centers on the late African American poet-singer-songwriter Gil Scott-Heron - the man Melody Maker called "the most dangerous musician alive" and many dubbed the forefather of rap music - and his Midnight Band. The entertainment is political. HD from the original 16mm film and lovingly restored.
Director(s): Robert MuggeCast: Gil Scott-Heron, Ed Brady, Glen 'Astro' Turner