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2.8
6 Ratings

The Josephine Baker Story

Directed by Brian Gibson
United States, 1991
Drama, Biography, History

Synopsis

Before Madonna, even before Marilyn, there was Josephine Baker, an African-American entertainer who rose from the crumbs of St. Louis society to become the toast of Paris nightlife in the 1920s and ’30s.

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The Josephine Baker Story Directed by Brian Gibson

Awards & Festivals

Directors Guild of America

1992 | Nominee: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Specials

Golden Globes (USA)

1992 | Winner: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television

1992 | 2 nominations including: Best Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television