Scorsese's singin' the blues for PBS

Gallo, Phil
September 2003
Daily Variety;9/12/2003, Vol. 280 Issue 50, TV Season Preview. pA20
Trade Publication
Focuses on the launching of the television film 'Martin Scorsese Presents the Blues' on the Public Broadcasting Service television network in the U.S. Themes of the program; Selection of several directors; Details on marketing the film at the Sundance Film Festival.


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