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Summary A classically trained musical genius, chart-topping chanteuse, and Black Power icon, Nina Simone is one of the most influential, beloved, provocative, and least understood artists of our time. On stage, she was known for utterly free, rapturous performances, earning her the epithet "High Priestess of Soul." But amid the violent, day-to-d...

Directed By: Liz Garbus

What Happened, Miss Simone?

Metascore Generally Favorable Based on 12 Critic Reviews
75
User Score Generally Favorable Based on 35 User Ratings
7.9
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Summary A classically trained musical genius, chart-topping chanteuse, and Black Power icon, Nina Simone is one of the most influential, beloved, provocative, and least understood artists of our time. On stage, she was known for utterly free, rapturous performances, earning her the epithet "High Priestess of Soul." But amid the violent, day-to-d...

Directed By: Liz Garbus

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Generally Favorable Based on 12 Critic Reviews
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2 Reviews
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Generally Favorable Based on 12 Critic Reviews
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83% Positive
10 Reviews
17% Mixed
2 Reviews
0% Negative
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Generally Favorable Based on 35 User Ratings
7.9
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6% Mixed
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Generally Favorable Based on 35 User Ratings
7.9
89% Positive
31 Ratings
6% Mixed
2 Ratings
6% Negative
2 Ratings

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Production Company Moxie Firecracker Films, Netflix, RadicalMedia
Release Date Jun 24, 2015
Duration 1 h 41 m
Rating Not Rated
Tagline Her Story. Her Voice.
Academy Awards, USA
1 Nomination
Primetime Emmy Awards
• 1 Win & 6 Nominations
Peabody Awards
• 2 Wins & 2 Nominations