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A Trumpet for the Combo ONF/NFB


Catalogue Number:  NFB550624
Producer:  National Film Board of Canada
Producers:  Ian MacNeill
Directors:  Morten Parker
Producing Agencies:  National Film Board of Canada (Montreal)
Subject:  Black History, Character Education, Diversity, Documentary, Education, Family Studies/Home Economics, Politics, Religious Studies, Social Issues, Special Education
Language:  English
Country Of Origin:  Canada
Copyright Year:  1965
Running Time:  8m 05s


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In a city high school, a jazz combo needs a trumpet player. Randy is the
natural choice since he is the most talented, but the music teacher favours
Bruce, a black student. What should come first? The band? The opportunity it
affords to Bruce? The teacher's pleasure? These are questions for the audience
to decide.



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