Before the gig

Chuck Perkins

Recorded at Bacchanal

This was filmed by Jazz on the Tube in the early years after the flood.

Bacchanal is a restaurant/wine bar in the Bywater which has a big beautiful outdoor garden.

The performer is New Orleans born poet Chuck Perkins.

This one minute film was commissioned as part of a project by a Dutch arts group. It screened in Amsterdam along with a collection of other one minute films about New Orleans.