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Dixie

Directed by A. Edward Sutherland
United States, 1943
Comedy, Musical, Biography

Synopsis

A young songwriter leaves his Kentucky home to try to make it in New Orleans. Eventually he winds up in New York, where he sells his songs to a music publisher, but refuses to sell his most treasured composition: “Dixie.” The film is based on the life of Daniel Decatur Emmett, who wrote the song.

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Dixie Directed by A. Edward Sutherland