2016 | Trailer

Sweet Dillard

By Jim Virga
Produced by Dennis Scholl, Susan Stocker, Mike Stocker, Dia Kontaxis, and Jim Virga

Winner

Regional Emmy Award,
Arts Program

Sweet Dillard

An inspiring story about Dillard High, one of America’s leading high school jazz bands and their charismatic leader, Mr. Dorsey.

Screenings & Awards

WPBT, South Florida Public Television

Winner
Regional Emmy Award, Arts Program

American Public Television

Syndicated nationally on Public Television

Miami International Film Festival, 2016

Big Sky Documentary FIlm Festival, 2017

Brooklyn Film Festival, 2016

San Luis Obispo INternational Film Festival, 2016

Macon FIlm Festival, 2016

Harlem International Film Festival, 2016

Doc 10 Film Festival, 2016

Credits

Produced by
Dennis Scholl, Susan Stocker, Mike Stocker, Dia Kontaxis, and Jim Virga

Directed by
Jim Virga

Edited by
Dia Kontaxis

Cinematographers
Susan Stocker, Mike Stocker and Jim Virga

Special Thanks
Mr. Dorsey & the 2014 Dillard Center for the Arts Jazz Ensemble