Street Songs: Pittsburgh Street Singer Bill Dorsey

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    Bill Dorsey
   Photo credit: © Terry Clark                                    Director Craig McTurk (1994 Student Academy Award)

Release Date: 1993. Not commercially available

Producer / Director: Craig McTurk

Camera: Mark Knobil

Editors: Craig McTurk and Scott Balcerek


My 1993 film, Street Songs: Pittsburgh Street Singer Bill Dorsey, received a Student Academy Award in the Documentary Category. It was later shown at film festivals including Hawaii International Film Festival, Cinequest Film Festival, and Three Rivers Film Festival, where it was awarded Best Documentary.

Street Songs was broadcast on PBS affiliates WQED/Pittsburgh and WHYY/Philadelphia and shown at The Museum of Modern Art in New York.