Toronto Jazz

This short documentary profiles the mid-century Toronto jazz scene through the eyes of acclaimed filmmaker Don Owen (Nobody Waved Good-bye). The film features prominent acts from what was then regarded as the third-largest jazz centre in North America, including the Lenny Breau trio, the Don Thompson Quintet and the Alf Jones Quartet. Jazz lovers will relish this inside look at the creativity, hard work, improvisation, and stylization of these talented musicians.

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Film Credits

director
Don Owen
producer
Roman Kroitor
camera
Guy Borremans
sound
Roger Hart
editing
Guy L. Coté
Don Owen
sound editing
Karl Duplessis
Ron Alexander

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