SERGIO MENDES & FRIENDS: A CELEBRATION world premieres as special programming on PBS stations in June 2021 – check local listings to search for the day/date/time for your local PBS affiliate. This program is a salute to the pioneering Brazilian musical artist, producer, composer, keyboardist, vocalist and Oscar®-nominated songwriter created especially for PBS and contains approx 59 minutes of material derived from the feature documentary Sergio Mendes: In The Key Of Joy by acclaimed filmmaker John Scheinfeld (The U.S. vs John Lennon, Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documentary, and The Happy Days of Garry Marshall).
Viewers who support their local PBS station at different levels of contribution during the June member drive will have an opportunity to receive thank you gifts that include the full length documentary on DVD or download, as well as Sergio Mendes deluxe CD set.
SÉRGIO MENDES: NO TOM DA ALEGRIA
SERGIO MENDES: EN EL TONO DE LA ALEGRIA
SERGIO MENDES: IN THE KEY OF JOY
directed by John Scheinfeld
The full length, 98 minute documentary is currently airing on HBO Brasil and HBO GO Brasil, HBO Latam and HBO Caribbean. Please visit Hbobrasil.com, Hbolatam.com, and Hbocaribbean.com for more information.