a Film by Luca Enea Lüdi
documentary movie about the Gnaoua people and their musical heritage
participating observation in Essaouira, Morocco 2008 - 2009
released in 2011
original language with English subtitles
produced by LudiFilms
Gnaoua music and tradition was a source of inspiration to various musicians such as Jimi Hendrix, Carlos Santana or Led Zeppelin as well as to the writers of the beat generation and to Jazz icons like Archie Shepp, Randy Weston or Peter Brötzmann.
For the first time a real traditional night long Gnaoua Sufi Ritual (Lila)
was allowed to be captured on video.
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