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Using newly discovered footage of a 1969 TV interview Thelonious Monk gave in Paris, French-Senegalese filmmaker Alain Gomis documents the dynamic between Monk and his white interviewer, Henri Renaud, and how Monk stands his ground despite being antagonized by Renaud’s trivializing approach.



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