The Peabody Awards

The Peabody Awards

What Happened, Miss Simone? (Netflix)

What Happened, Miss Simone?
Winner 2015 | A Radical Media Production in association with Moxie Firecracker for Netflix

Tracing Nina Simone’s rise from classical piano prodigy to jazz/pop star, Civil Rights activist and expatriate, while showcasing her brilliance without dodging her mental-health problems and explosive personal life, this finely-crafted documentary is both a celebration and a compassionate post mortem.

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