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Jackson C. Frank (1943–1999)

The sad life of an influential folk singer began traumatically and ended in obscurity. Throughout his life Frank was haunted with misfortune and ignored tremendously. When he was eleven a furnace at Cleveland Hill elementary school in Cheektowaga, New York exploded, killing eighteen of his fellow classmates and leaving Frank with burns over his ... See full bio »

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 2019 Joker (performer: "My Name Is Carnival") / (writer: "My Name Is Carnival")
 2018 The Old Man & the Gun (performer: "Blues Run the Game") / (writer: "Blues Run the Game")
 2017 The Vietnam War (TV Mini-Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Veneer of Civilization (June 1968-May 1969) (2017) ... (writer: "Blues Run the Game")
 2017 The Only Living Boy in New York (writer: "Blues Run the Game" - uncredited)
 2017 Araby (performer: "Blues Run the Game") / (writer: "Blues Run the Game")
 2016 Vinyl (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Rock and Roll Queen (2016) ... (writer: "Blues Runs The Game")
 2016 War on Everyone ("Blues Run The Game") / (writer: "Blues Run The Game")
 2015 Tim Smart & Annie McCain Engman: Blues Run the Game (Video short) (writer: "Blues Run The Game")
 2014 Catch Me Daddy (performer: "My Name Is Carnival") / (writer: "My Name Is Carnival")
 2014 Calvary (performer: "My Name Is Carnival") / (writer: "My Name Is Carnival")
 2011 Martha Marcy May Marlene (performer: "Marlene") / (writer: "Marcy's Song", "Marlene")
 2008 The Reader (writer: "Don't Look Back")
 2006 Daft Punk's Electroma (performer: "Dialogue") / (writer: "Dialogue" - as Jackson Carey Frank)
 2003 The Brown Bunny (performer: "Milk and Honey") / (writer: "Milk and Honey")
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 2015 Tim Smart & Annie McCain Engman: Blues Run the Game (Video short) (stock music)
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 1969 Meeting Point (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Performer
- Outcasts and Outsiders (1969) ... Himself - Performer
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 2006 Folk Britannia (TV Series documentary)
- Folk Roots, New Routes (2006) ... Himself
 1992 Acoustic Routes (Documentary)

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