Eliades Ochoa: From Cuba to The World


Documentary, 100 mins, Cynthia Biestek, USA/Mexico, 2020Streaming 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.

Official Selection – Miami Film Festival, 2020

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