The Quest for Tonewood

2020 DocumentaryMusique

A luthier is obsessed with the idea of crafting a violin, the sound of which is so exceptional that it will thrill the musician who plays it and caress the souls of those who hear it. This will require a special type of wood, cut from a hallowed tree that is only found in a Balkan forest. A musical quest that is as thrilling as a high-stakes treasure hunt.

Quand la musique devient politique

Box setsDocumentaryMusique

Ce coffret collector rassemble 2 documentaires riches en revendications sociales et politiques mais aussi en sonorités qui ont marqué leur époque. Entre le mouvement psychédélique brésilien Tropicalia porté par Caetano Veloso et Gilberto Gil et le génial activiste afrobeat Nigérian Fela, le lien est évident.    My Friend Fela De Fela Kuti, on croit tout savoir : musicien génial, créateur de l’afrobeat, opposant inflexible. À travers les récits de son ami et biographe Carlos Moore, ce documentaire jette un regard neuf sur cette icône. Une personnalité complexe, loin d’être uniquement “une idole excentrique ...

The Men’s Room

2018 DocumentaryMusique

25 Norwegian men in a men’s choir are rehearsing for their biggest gig ever: Warming up for Black Sabbath. But at the same time their conductor is dying from cancer. 
=> Original version with English subtitles. 

Mama Africa

2011 DocumentaryMusique

The life and career of Miriam Makeba, South African singer and crusader against apartheid. A fitting tribute to a rare talent who dedicated her life to the liberation of oppressed people all over the world. With interviews and archive footage of Harry Belafonte, Nelson Mandela, Angelique Kidko, etc…

The Black Power Mixtape

2011 DocumentaryMusique

Footage shot by a group of Swedish journalists documenting the Black Power Movement in the United States is edited together by a contemporary Swedish filmmaker 30 years later. 
Original English version, French and Italian subtitles available. 

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