When the American guitarist and producer Ry Cooder assembled a group of all but forgotten Cuban musicians to record an album, no one expected that it would become a phenomenon, selling more than a million copies worldwide and revitalising the Cuban music scene. Buena Vista Social Club
is much more than a film about music. It is about the personalities that make music beautiful, the colour and soul of Havana and the journey that these remarkable musicians embark upon in the twilight of their lives.
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