Tubby Hayes; A Man in a Hurry

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Film Festival Audience Award score 93%
This absorbing and moving Jazz documentary won the Audience Award for Best Feature Documentary.

'Tubby Hayes - A Man in a Hurry',(55mins) narrated by actor Martin Freeman charts the life and times of perhaps Britain's greatest jazz exponent. Produced by Mark Baxter and Sam Pattinson and directed by Lee Cogswell, it is the first ever feature-length documentary about Tubby.

Featuring exclusive interviews with people who knew, worked and gigged with Tubby, as well as his many and varied fans. Among those interviewed are Sir Peter Blake, jazz poet Michael Horovitz, DJs Eddie Piller and Patrick Forge, broadcaster Robert Elms, legendary drummer Spike Wells and Tubby Hayes' biographer Simon Spillett.

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