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Buena Vista Social Club: Adios
Film

Buena Vista Social Club: Adios


Date & Time

March 23 2018 ‐ March 25 2018 , Times vary, see website for details
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Location

Dendy Cinemas Coorparoo
300 Old Cleveland Road, Coorparoo

Website

Buena Vista Social Club: Adios

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Tickets

$8–$19.50 available through Dendy



Join Dendy Cinemas for limited screenings of Buena Vista Social Club: Adios from March 23–25.

Cuban bandleader Juan de Marcos Gonzalez, British producer Nick Gold, and American guitarist Ry Cooder convened in Havana to produce a Cuban-Malian collaboration. When the Malians couldn’t get visas, the team turned their attention to reviving a forgotten generation of legendary son cubano musicians and formed an on-the-fly ensemble: the Buena Vista Social Club. Two decades since that fateful first session, we catch up to these master musicians, as they reflect on the magical unfolding of their lives—from humble origins to the evolution and surprising revival of their careers, all against the backdrop of Cuba’s dramatic history. Brimming with unseen concert, rehearsal, and archival footage, this film is an emotional, shimmering celebration of music’s power to transcend age, ideologies, and class, and to connect us to each other through our souls.




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