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3.5
47 Ratings

Paul Robeson: Tribute to an Artist

Directed by Saul J. Turell
United States, 1979
Biography, Documentary, Short

Synopsis

Saul J. Turell’s Academy Award-winning documentary short Paul Robeson: Tribute to an Artist, narrated by Sidney Poitier, traces his career through his activism and his socially charged performances of his signature song, “Ol’ Man River.”

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Paul Robeson: Tribute to an Artist Directed by Saul J. Turell

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1980 | Winner: Best Documentary, Short Subjects