Jack, de Balkan en ik NLKreso, Sergej, 2008
In 1972, gaat de Belgische-Congolese popster Jack Roskam leven in JoegoslaviÃ«. Na een grote carriÃ¨re als gitaarspeler in de rockgroep â€œGalijaâ€, gaat zijn leven, door de oorlog, totaal veranderen.
Paraiba, Meu AmorRobert-Charrue, Bernard, 2008
A film about forrÃ³ â€“ the music of Northeast Brazil.
Radio ShizoRondia, Karin, 2002
Radio Schizo is the story of a bunch of young people suffering from schizophrenia.
I soeniGoeijers, Carin, 2003
A beautiful portrait of the singer Reinard Dewus, his family and the Sinti culture.
Elektro MoskvaElena Tikhonova & Dominik Spritzendorfer, 2013
ELEKTRO MOSKVA tells the strange but true story of the evolution of electronic music in Russia against a backdrop of revolutionary politics, social upheaval, and totalitarian control.
BramVerhey, Joost, 1993
What happens to the mind of an artist who suddenly loses eyesight?
Broken SilenceFlipse, Eline, 1996
Broken silence is about the influence of Mao's Cultural_Revolution on the music and everyday life in China.
Andre Hazes, zij gelooft in mijAppel, John, 1999
This award winning documentary film by John Appel gives a complete and insightful view of of the singer Andre Hazes, and his life as well on stage as off stage.
Day by day - Femi KutiBataille, Thomas, 2010
In the Plus XXX studio in Paris, producers and musicians are frantically working day and night to finish the next Afrobeat project; the sixth album of Femi Kuti, Nigerian musician and son of the African legend Fela Kuti.
Rock 'n 'Roll junkieEilander,vd Bosch,vd Lee, vd Sterre, 1994
Rock 'n 'Roll Junkie is a 1994 documentary film about the life of the well-known Dutch artist Herman Brood, who committed suicide in 2001.
A lion's trailVerster, Francois, 2002
The Lion Sleeps Tonight is one of the most recognizable pop songs in the world. But how many people realize that this American hit tune was actually written by Solomon Linda, a Zulu musician who never earned a cent in royalties and died in poverty?
Rex Gildo: the fall of a schmalz kingHeijnen, Hans, 2003
What is the story of Rex Gildo, the handsome schlager singer artist, a charming man with a warm voice and perfect white smile?
Frank Zappa, the dub room specialSante, Clarke, 1982
Seeing a true prodigy at work, one gets caught up in his or her innovative, creative mind. The bold musical genius Frank Zappa clearly doesnt care about rigid music genres or labels.
Nomadak TXFuente, Raul de la, 2006
Muziek is een universeel communicatiemiddel, daar is deze film het sprekende bewijs van.
The importance of being elegantAmponsah, George & Spender, Cosima, 2003
This documentary is about members of the cult La Sape. La Sape is the society of Ambience and people of Elegance and the members are religiously devoted to high fashion.
MahaleoPaes & Rajaonarivelo, 2005
The documentary tells the stories of the seven members of Mahaleo, a popular band in Madagascar. Together they write songs about lifeÂ´s important themes, such as friendship, love, birth and death.
Born to be blindBerliner, Roberto, 2003
In Born to be Blind volgt regisseur Roberto Berliner het leven van Maria, Regina en Conceicao; drie zussen uit BraziliÃ« die vanaf hun geboorte blind zijn.
Dutch touchHelmer, Ulrike, 2006
Dutch Touch is a fast-paced musical documentary about the Dutch hip-hop culture, seen through the eyes of the commercially successful rappers Brainpower, the (by choice) underground operating rapper Duvel and the rising star Jay Collin.
Lomax the SonghunterKappers, Rogier, 2005
If you love to hear folk music of various cultures, we suggest you definitely watch Lomax the Songhunter by Rogier Kappers. Alan Lomax, the remarkable chronicler of folk music, is the subject of this admiring and well-acclaimed film.
Punk, foreverBoer, Alfred de, 1996
"Punk, forever" is an intriguing and personal account of the punk era in the late '70s. This documentary film focusses on lost friendships in the Dutch (Amsterdam) punk scene and what has become of those who played a prominent role in that scene.