An anthropological, original, and irreverent exploration of our social evolution over the past 60 years through our connection with music. Artists, producers, engineers, journalists, and technological trailblazers from different generations and locations collaborate to create an electrifying audio-visual mosaic of stories, ideas, and experiences, spanning from the vinyl era to the rise of the mp3, […]
The ambition of C. Tangana – artist, patriarch, businessman, workaholic – turned into a film. On one hand, it tells the story of how the concept and sound of the acclaimed album “El Madrileño” were forged, a table around which he gathered urban music, rumba, flamenco, son, and rap. On the other hand, it’s the […]
Rock and roll architect, queer icon, apocalyptic preacher, bible salesman, dishwasher, wild pianist, and visceral, lascivious singer whose influence rumbles throughout the rock music that survived him. All of this and more was Richard Penniman, better known as Little Richard. Friends, relatives, lovers, inspired celebrities and explosive archive footage of concerts and interviews deliver a […]
To mark the 25th anniversary of the legendary album “Buena Vista Social Club”, this close tribute to the bolero and son singer Omara Portuondo was filmed. Unprecedented access to the “bride of feeling” in which the 90-year-old diva celebrates, with unmistakable grace and elegance, seven decades as a promoter of Afro-Cuban music. Omara Portuondo will […]
The story of Irish singer Sinéad O’Connor, whose traumatic childhood and her artistic emergence in the late 1980s transcends her personal journey. Living proof of how a pop star was repeatedly banished from the music industry for not jumping through hoops and for daring to speak out about sexism, abortion, racism, homophobia, the Gulf War […]
A euphoric and romantic ode to the rock renaissance in New York in the early 2000s that resonated halfway around the world, with The Strokes, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Interpol, TV On The Radio and LCD Soundsystem. Creative effervescence, overwhelming success, faltering friendships, self-destructive impulses… all narrated in first person and through mind-blowing archive.