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.
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.
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…
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.