Mercedes Sosa: The Voice of Latin America

    Genre
    Documentary
  • Runtime
    90 mins
  • Release Date
    2013
  • Countries
    Argentina
  • Languages
    Spanish, French, English, Portuguese

ANGELIKA’S NOTE

Journey into the world of Argentina's most famous musical artist, "a skylark who sang truth to power in Argentina" (New York Times) in Mercedes Sosa: The Voice of Latin America. Over a career that spanned 50 years, Sosa sold millions of records, performed thousands of concerts all over the world, and left behind an incredible legacy as an artist who went beyond the borders of music to become one of the most influential – and loved – personalities of the 20th century. This intimate documentary reveals Sosa's early life and her rise to worldwide stardom, and explores the impact she had on the musical – and political – heritage of Latin America...and the world.
DIRECTED BY:
Rodrigo H. Vila
WRITTEN BY:
Rodrigo H. Vila
CAST INCLUDES:
Chico Buarque, Elba Bustelo, David Byrne

SYNOPSIS

Argentine singer Mercedes Sosa embarks on a successful career that lasts 60 years.

Mercedes Sosa: The Voice of Latin America

    Genre
    Documentary
  • Runtime
    90 mins
  • Release Date
    2013
  • Countries
    Argentina
  • Languages
    Spanish, French, English, Portuguese
DIRECTED BY
Rodrigo H. Vila
WRITTEN BY
Rodrigo H. Vila
CAST INCLUDES
Chico Buarque, Elba Bustelo, David Byrne
Journey into the world of Argentina's most famous musical artist, "a skylark who sang truth to power in Argentina" (New York Times) in Mercedes Sosa: The Voice of Latin America. Over a career that spanned 50 years, Sosa sold millions of records, performed thousands of concerts all over the world, and left behind an incredible legacy as an artist who went beyond the borders of music to become one of the most influential – and loved – personalities of the 20th century. This intimate documentary reveals Sosa's early life and her rise to worldwide stardom, and explores the impact she had on the musical – and political – heritage of Latin America...and the world.

Argentine singer Mercedes Sosa embarks on a successful career that lasts 60 years.

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