Maxine Gordon introduces the film "Round Midnight" (1986), starring her late husband, jazz saxophonist Dexter Gordon, who received an Oscar nomination for his performance.
Gordon plays Dale Turner, a tenor saxophone player who leaves the U.S. for Paris in the 1950s. Directed by Bertrand Tavernier. Runtime 131 minutes. Rated R.
A book signing of Maxine Gordon's "Sophisticated Giant: The Life and Legacy of Dexter Gordon" will immediately follow the film.