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Buena Vista Social Club

German filmmaker Wim Wenders' documentary counterpart to the Grammy-winning album follows guitarist/musicoligist Ry Cooder on a trip to Havana and an encounter with some of Cuba's greatest musicians and singers, many of whom are found living in obscurity, which culminates with the "Club's" aging members giving a triumphant concert at New York's Carnegie Hall.

Year: 1999
Genre: Music Capsule, Film Festivals 1999
Country: Cuba, France, Germany, USA
Director: Wim Wenders
Starring: Ry Cooder, Ibrahim Ferrer, Ruben Gonzalez, Eliades Ochoa
Duration: 101 Minutes
Rating: G
7.6/10
Location in store: Music Capsule

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