Bakosó: Afrobeats de Cuba

1 Hr. 0 Min.

2019
Screening Format: DCP

10/26 SCREENING NOW ON STANDBY - TICKETS NO LONGER FOR PURCHASE!

Director Eli Jacobs-Fantauzzi and cast member DJ Jigüe​ in attendance for screening!

Not all Cuban music sounds the same. Bakosó is an exciting, propulsive journey that follows DJ Jigüe through the past and present of modern Cuban dance music. DJ Jigüe will be performing after this special screening where you will learn of the genre’s African origins and the deep influence of African culture that still manifests itself in today's Latinx music.

Community Partners: Panadanza Dance Company, TRUE Skool, Fresh & Direct Radio Show - 91.7FM WMSE


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