A Tuba to Cuba

Show Title: A Tuba to Cuba
Competition Feature
Saturday, April 8, 1:15 PM

A Tuba to Cuba
Director: T.G Herrington
Documentary
81 mins
USA

A TUBA TO CUBA follows New Orleans’ famed Preservation Hall Jazz Band as they seek out the roots of jazz, and in turn, discover a connection that runs much deeper than could have been imagined.

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Soy Cubana
Director: Jeremy Ungar/Ivaylo Getov
Documentary
17 mins
USA

Winners of the 2016 CUBADISCO Award for best vocal group, the Vocal Vidas are a female a cappella quartet from Santiago de Cuba – the cradle of Afro-Cuban music. This documentary explores their unique sound and tells the story of crafting a musical career in a society in which artistic merit is not measured solely by economic success.

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