Brasil Bam Bam Bam: The Story of Sonzeira
SPECIAL EVENT SCREENING
NB. Only the 8.30pm session features Gilles In Conversation with Paris Pompor (now SOLD OUT), this 6pm session features the film only.
Tickets to Bam Bam Bam: The Story of Sonzeira are $15/$20 – please note: gift vouchers are not eligible to be used for this special screening.
A wild journey deep into the favelas of Rio de Janeiro, this feature-length documentary follows Gilles on a never-ending search for the perfect beat and a holy grail LP he’s been coveting for years. The film also tells the story behind his latest album, Sonzeira recorded with Brazilian luminaries Seu Jorge, Marcos Valle, Elza Soares and Wilson das Neves, alongside an emerging generation of musical innovators. Along the way viewers are treated to fascinating insights into the evolution of Brazilian music, culture and the vibrant hub of Rio.
Why should you see this film?
Continuing Gilles’ Peterson’s exploration of Brazil, Bam Bam Bam creates a colourful itinerary of people, places and events that passionately represents the real side of Brazilian culture and music: beyond the typical Football and Copacabana clichés.
NB. Only the 8pm session features Gilles In Conversation with Paris Pompor (now SOLD OUT), this 6pm session features the film only.
|Director:||Charlie Inman, Ben Holman|