Pocket Full of Soul: The Harmonica Documentary
The people’s instrument. The little ten-hole diatonic harmonica is an instrument that you can hide in your pocket and play on a mountain top, in a jail cell – or on a space shuttle. Originally used as a polka instrument in Germany, the harmonica quickly immigrated to the United States and inspired genius. It’s no toy. For proof, witness Little Walter Jacob, James Cotton, Jerry Murad and the Harmonicats, John Popper, Kim Wilson, and an amazing kid named Jason Ricci, and just about anybody who ever blew the house down with a “harp.” Narrated by Huey Lewis.
Country of Origin: USA
Running Time: 90 minutes
Cinematographer: Marc Lempert
CAST & CREW
Director: Marc Lempert
Producer: Marc Lempert, Todd Slobin
Editor: Marc Lempert
Narrated by: Huey Lewis
Cast: Clint Black, James Cotton, Magic Dick (“J. Geils Band”), Taylor Hicks (“American Idol”), Robert Klein, Howard Levy, Delbert McClinton, Charlie Musselwhite, John Popper (“Blues Traveler”) , Jerry Portnoy, Mickey Raphael (“Willie Nelson’s Band”), Jason Ricci, Sugar Blue, Les Stroud (“Survivorman”), Kim Wilson (“Fabulous Thunderbirds”).
Producer's Representative: Ostrow and Company