>> NEW << Henri Guédon, THE ART AND FREEDOM

DOC | FR | 2016 | 52' | HD | French | By Jean-Marc Gosse | Axe Sud | Broadcaster: France Télévisions

Henri Guédon (1944-2006) was a Martiniquan percussionist -leader of a salsa band- painter and sculptor born on the same day as the abolition of slavery in his homeland. This tribute unveils the story of a humanist, whose legacy still inspires the international artistic scene. 

>> NEW << No SMOKING IN SARAJEVO

DOC | FR | 2016 | 52' | 4K | English (sub.), Italian (sub.), French | By Gianluca Loffredo and Andréa Postiglione | Grenouilles Productions | Broadcaster: France 3

© Arnaud Bertereau Agence Mona

The three leaders of the cult Yugoslavian rock band No Smoking were connected by friendship and music. When ethnic conflicts emerged between Serbians, Croatians and Bosnians, ripping apart an entire country, they split up and founded their own bands, two of them keeping the name of No Smoking. Kusturica will join the Serbian one, contributing to make it internationally famous. Their story reflects the one of Yugoslavia. Will they meet up after 20 years?

 

JAMMING ADDIS

DOC | ET | 2015 | 81' | HD | English (sub.) | By Dirk van den Berg | OutreMer Film GbR
Partner: Federal Foreign Office of Germany

© Henrik Sauer (bvk)

In 2017 will be celebrated the anniversary of the end of the
terror regime in Ethiopia. During that time, Ethiopian musicians flew to the USA where they influenced the music scene. Today, some of them come back and jam with a new generation of jazz musicians reviving a culture that had been paralyzed for so long.

 

EVERYTHING GOES WELL IN THE USA

CONCERT | FR | 2013 | 52' | HD | French | By Greg Germain | Axe Sud | Broadcaster: France Ô

This theatrical and musical "oratorio" is a show aiming at overcoming prejudices and sterotypes about the USA, with
songs and slams, based on historical texts (Chritophe Colomb, Walt Whitman, Charles Reznikoff), new ones by David Lescot and by Mike Ladd and work-songs.

 

Direction: David Lescot

Musical direction: Benoît Delbecq
Theater: Bouffes du Nord

ALL TOGETHER WITH MICHEL FUGAIN

CONCERT | CH | 2013 | 90' | French | By Jean-Pierre Christen | Broadcaster: RTS, TV5 Québec Canada

In Montreux Jazz Festival auditorium, Michel Fugain offers a moving concert of his most famous songs, full of humor and anecdotes shared with the public. The 200 children choristers accompanying him bring freshness and youthfuless.

 

ALL TOGETHER WITH HUGUES AUFRAY

CONCERT | CH | 2010 | 90' | French | By Jean-Pierre Christen | Broadcaster: RTS

The French composer song-writer Hugues Aufray, also known for its poetry and French interpretation of Bob Dylan’s songs, sings his most successful success in the Stravinsky auditorium of Montreux. With a 200 children choir, he achieves to tremendously touch the audience, moved until the last song.”

 

SUZANNE VEGA, SOLITUDE STANDING

CONCERT (60') / DOC (10') | IT | 2004 | English & Italian (sub.) | By Giorgio Carella | Minimum fax media

Live in Auditorium of Rome, only voice, guitar and bass give an effect of simplicity and clarity that bring out a show of absolute charm. The documentary combines a musical performance, readings of her poems and a long interview with the artist giving us an exclusive access to her work.