International Film Festival
of
Panama

APRIL 11-17, 2013

Mercedes Sosa: The Voice of Latin America

Music: 
Diego Vila
Cast: 
Julio Bocca
Chico Buarque
David Byrne
Charly García
León Gieco
Víctor Heredia
Pablo Milanés
Milton Nascimento
Fito Páez
Teresa Parodi
Isabel Parra
Rene Pérez
Abel Pintos

Rodrigo H. Vila

Rodrigo H. Vila has directed numerous documentaries for Argentine television and cinema, including Projekt Huemul: El cuarto Reich en Argentina (2009), El Heroe del Monte dos Hermanas (2011), The Same Love, the Same Rights (2013) and Mercedes Sosa: The Voice of Latin America (2013).

Original title: 
Mercedes Sosa: La voz de Latinoamérica
Director: 
Rodrigo H. Vila
Country: 
Argentina
Year: 
2013
Language: 
Spanish
Subtitles: 
inglés
Duration: 
90 min.

Screenings

Venue Day and Time
Cinépolis Multiplaza Sala 5 April 16 7:45 pm
Cinépolis Multiplaza Sala 6 - MasterCard April 14 5:15 pm
Guests: 
Rodrigo H. Vila (Director), Fabian Matus (Hijo de Mercedes Sossa)
Synopsis: 

This stirring documentary portrait chronicles the tumultuous life of the great Argentine vocalist Mercedes Sosa in her own words—thanks to a trove of archival audio recordings. As well as through interviews conducted by her son, Fabian Matus, and, of course, through many unforgettable performances recorded over her sixty-year singing career.

 

This movie participates for the Premio Revista K - La Prensa Audience Award