Buena Vista Social Club: Adios
Lucy Walker directs this documentary which tells the stories of the local Havana musicians who recorded the highly successful Cuban music album 'Buena Vista Social Club' in 1997
Now 20 years on from the album's original release, musicians such as Ibrahim Ferrer, Omara Portuondo and Manuel Mirabal share some of their favourite memories from their remarkable careers.
Language: English, Spanish
'Transcends politics and proves once again that music knows no boundaries. Like Wenders’ 1999 film, Adios stands as a testament to the human spirit… A must–see for Latin music fans – and anyone who believes that dreams really do come true.'
-Laura Emerick, Chicago Sun–Times