Director: Samuel D. Pollard
Writer(s): Laurence Maslon
Synopsis: Sammy Davis, Jr.: I’ve Gotta Be Me is the first major film documentary to examine Davis’ vast talent and his journey for identity through the shifting tides of civil rights and racial progress during 20th-century America. READ REVIEW
Release Date: September 10, 2017 (Canada) | Length: 100 min | Genre: Biography, Music | MPAA Rating: PG
Note: Premieree at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) in 2017. Part of the PBS American Masters series. There are other voices that can be heard in the trailer not on any cast list I’ve found. I’ll look for a fuller list after the film premieres.