Eliades Ochoa: From Cuba to The World
Documentary, 100 mins, Cynthia Biestek, USA/Mexico, 2020 | Streaming 9/24 @ 7pm – 9/26 @ 9pm
Co-presented by Agora Cultural Architects
He became known the world over in the late 90’s as an original member of legendary Cuban band, Buena Vista Social Club. But Eliades Ochoa’s passion for his country’s musical heritage led him to pursue a life dedicated to music much earlier than that. He began by playing his guitar on the streets of Eastern Cuba, then joined a slew of folk groups, until finally the success of Buena Vista Social Club came along.
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