Ian McCrudden Release dateApril 30, 2007 (2007-04-30) (Tribeca Film Festival)
August 15, 2008 (2008-08-15) (United States) WriterRobbie Cavolina, Ian McCrudden DirectorsIan McCrudden, Robbie Cavolina ScreenplayIan McCrudden, Robbie Cavolina AwardsSatellite Award for Best Documentary Film CastAnita O'Day (Herself), Buddy Bregman (Himself), Leonard Feather (Himself), Will Friedwald (Himself), Johnny Mandel (Himself), John Cameron Mitchell (Himself) Similar moviesRelated Ian McCrudden movies
TaglineShe survived it all to become one of the world's great jazz singers
Anita O'Day: The Life of a Jazz Singer is a 2007 American documentary film about the jazz singer Anita O'Day. The documentary was directed and produced by Robbie Cavolina and Ian McCrudden. The documentary premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival in 2007 and had a limited release on August 15, 2008. It was nominated for Best Long Form Music Video at 52nd Grammy Awards.