Miss Sharon Jones!
Two-time Academy Award® winner Barbara Kopple (Harlan County, USA) shines a
powerful, inspiring and entertaining spotlight on the legendary R&B queen
Sharon Jones, whose wonder is a force to behold both on and off stage.
Always told she was never good enough ("you're too black, too short, too
old"); Sharon finally broke-through as a renowned soul singer being hailed
as a modern-day female James Brown. Now as she prepares for her most
important tour, Sharon comes face-to-face with the most difficult adversity
of her life. Follow this tour de force over the course of an eventful year
as she struggles to hold her band The Dap Kings together while battling her
diagnosis with an unstoppable determination to come out triumphantly as a
true soul survivor.