Big Rude Jake: Pursuing the Pearl of Great Price
Screenplay by Kyree Vibrant and Big Rude Jake
Based on certain monologues
written and performed by Big Rude Jake
Screened in many festivals around the world!
Best Musical Feature Film at the International Music video awards in Budapest
Best Musical Feature Film at the Munich Music Video Awards
Best Music Film (feature) at the Rome Music Video Film Festival
Another screening in Toronto and in Hamilton will be announced shortly!
About the Film
This film is a unique documentary/biography that highlights the roots, coming of age, and subsequent rise to fame of legendary jazz performer, Big Rude Jake. It is a film made in segments that highlight Jake's iconoclastic personal, social and political views as well as portray Jake as a thoughtful, intelligent man who's one true love, music, has always been the impetus and the ultimate idée fixe that he has propelled him above all others: the Pearl of Great Price.