This is a preview of our upcoming documentary, Global Cuba Fest – a film about music, art, culture, and tradition.
The film chronicles the 2013 edition of Global Cuba Fest, a unique celebration, in which Cuban musicians from around the world share a stage with Cuban musicians who still live in the island. It profiles the individual artists participating in the festival and highlight their careers and lives whether in Cuba or elsewhere in the World. It showcases modern Cuban music and its infusion of energy into jazz, folk, danzon, trova and son. Exploring the reasons behind Cuban music being amongst the very few forms of popular music that heavily feature traditional rhythms and styles.