Sam "Lightnin" Hopkins / KUHT-TV

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Date
1971
Main contributor
Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
Summary
Provides a close look at the work and creative philosophy of Sam "Lightnin" Hopkins, who has been singing and playing the blues for over fifty years.  Recreates through the many songs he sings, a picture of "Lightnin's" life. Includes segments of his on-campus performances at the University of Houston and Notre Dame.
Contributor
Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
Publisher
No Longer Available for Purchase
Subjects
Folk music; Folk songs; Musicians; Ethnomusicology; Folklore; Music
Location
United States
Collection
National Educational Television
Unit
IUL Moving Image Archive
Language
English
Physical Description
1 film reel (30 min.) sound,color; 16 mm
Notes

Statement of Responsibility

KUHT-TV
Other Identifier
: 7832853

Access Restrictions

This item is accessible by: the public.