Young Mozambican musicians who play Jazz, Funky and Hip Hop join a group of elders who play Marrabenta, a musical style typical of Mozambique in the 1950's and 60's. This unexpected combination of different types of music works extraordinarily well, as we will see during their South African tour. This trip evokes the origins of each of the musicians. They survive playing and singing their sorrows and happy memories. A Mozambican "Buena Vista Social Club".
|Original Title||Marrabenta Stories|
|German Title||Marrabenta Stories|
|French Title||Marrabenta Stories|
|Other Titles||Marrabenta Stories|
|Directed by||Karen Boswall|
|Production||Catembe Produções, Íris Imaginações|
|Language||Portugiesisch, lokale Dialekte|
DocLisboa - Portugal;
Tarifa - Spain;
Dockanema - Mozambique;
Durban International Film Festival - South Africa;
Africa in the Picture - Holland;
Afrika Filmfestival - Belgium
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