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DVD006259

Buena Vista Social Club

Wenders, Wim. Germany. 1999.

Title:
Buena Vista Social Club
Director:
Wenders, Wim
Production Co:
Road Movies Filmproduktion GmbH; Kintop Pictures; ARTE
Country:
Germany
Year:
1999
Publisher:
The Criterion Collection, 2017
Description:
1 videodisc of 1.   BluRay - Zone A.   viewing copy.
Feature.   105 minutes.   color.   sound - 5.1 Dolby surround.   widescreen
Language:
Spanish language with English subtitles
Genre:
Documentary, With Songs
Notes:
An infectious ode to a neglected corner of Cuba’s pre-revolutionary heritage. Ry Cooder collaborates with master musicians and vocalists from a forgotten generation to form the Buena Vista Social Club and together they perform from Havana to Carnegie Hall. With Ibrahim Ferrar, Rubén Gonzålez, Eliades Ochoa and more. Supplemental materials include: audio commentary by director Wenders; video and audio interviews with Wenders and musicians; additional scenes; trailer; essay booklet.
Link to:
FII catalog |
Status:
In