2010, 76 min, Dir: Tony Coleman

This unique documentary from director Tony Coleman travels the world to chronicle the amazing comeback of a musical underdog - the ukulele! Born in Hawaii in the 1880s, the ukulele had become the most popular instrument in the American home by the 1920s; later, the rise of the flashy rock n' roll guitar pushed the "uke" into nerdy obscurity. Until now! In this Internet age of Google-search-and-ye-shall-find, the trusty ukulele is making a comeback and a new generation is rediscovering the instrument.

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