Watch I Called Him Morgan (2016)
Genre: Documentary Music History Drama
Runtime: 92 min
Director: Kasper Collin
Stars: Lee Morgan Helen Morgan Wayne Shorter Larry Reni Thomas Judith Johnson Jymie Merritt Bennie Maupin Paul West Billy Harper Al Harrison Albert Tootie Heath Larry Ridley Charli Persip Lena Sherrod Ron St. Clair
Synopsis: On a snowy night in February 1972, celebrated jazz musician Lee Morgan was shot dead by his common-law wife Helen during a gig at a club in New York City. The murder sent shockwaves through the jazz community, and the memory of the event still haunts those who knew the Morgans. This feature documentary by Swedish filmmaker Kasper Collin is a love letter to two unique personalities and the music that brought them together. A film about love, jazz and America.