The Book of Harlan (2020)
Director: Mark Tonderai
Writer(s): Bernice L. McFadden (novel)
Synopsis: The novel follows a jazz musician who is imprisoned at Buchenwald after migrating from the U.S. to Paris in the 1930s. The book is about Harlan and then eventually his best friend, trumpeter Lizard Robbins, who are asked if they would like to play in The Harlmen of Paris at a cabaret. The two American musicians accept the invitation and end up in Paris. Eventually, the Nazis move into Paris, and the two are thrown into the Buchenwald concentration camp in Weimar, Germany.
Release Date: Unknown | Length: Unknown | Genre: Drama, Music | MPAA Rating: Unknown
There hasn’t been any update on this project since the original announcement. On the next expiration I’m moving it to “Never Made” until further notice.