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Portrait of Queenie, Documentary, 1964 IMDB

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dsl SX

2014-08-17 23:51

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"Queenie Watts, singer at the Ironbridge Tavern in East London, gets her own film portrait and so do the Tavern’s patrons and other musicians."
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Seems she was quite famous as singer and actress, but this is more like jazz/blues shouting while the band blows shiny things which make parpy noises.
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Possibly more jfs music than mine - do these names mean anything??

And there was a guest appearance by the Wurzels for ingo:
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But - despite the music - it was well worth watching for the portrait of Isle of Dogs undergoing radical change
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- very evocative footage of docks, ships, dereliction, demolition sites, ordinary people. Plus very high quality footage - pin sharp.

Some hairstyles
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It was also a few years before anyone invented the idea of occasionally clearing pub tables of empties
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-- Last edit: 2014-08-18 14:47:51

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