we're excited to present this c'ultural event at c'ugh house every wednesday starting 10 january until 07 february for a series of five music documentaries ranging from a world class cellist to alternative rock
see below for an overview of films:
10.01 Yo-yo Ma….a world class cellist (played at Obama’s inauguration) that put together an incredible ensemble of international musicians from the “silk road”, it is the story of the ensemble and of the individual musicians
17.01 Mali Blues..the story of contemporary Malian blues focusing on the young female Malian musician Fatoumata Diawara
24.01 Dave Chappelle’s Block Party- one of the most important black comics from the US— and this is a street party held in Brooklyn of the top Hip-Hop musicians of the time from Mos Def to Erykah Badu
31.01 Blue Note- This is about the incredible Jazz Label with amazing footage of the top bebop/jazz artists on that label
07.01 Joy Division- one of the most important bands of the alternative rock world- it is also the story of Manchester England..beautifully done!