Charles Mingus: Triumph of the Underdog (1998)
Movie: Charles Mingus: Triumph of the Underdog
- Director: Don McGlynn
- Stars: Charles Mingus, Gunther Schuller
- Release Date: January 30, 1998
- Run Time: 78 min
- Genre: Documentary, Biography, Music
This documentary focuses on the life and music of jazz composer Charles Mingus (1922-1979), combining archival footage and interviews with two of his wives, Sue Mingus (a co-producer of this film) and Celia Mingus Zaentz, plus a variety of performers and past Mingus associates, including Dannie Richmond and John Handy.