Spanish Movida Opus 1: Movida
A documentary directed by Yves Billon.
The Spanish Movidas, six documentary films about the new musical world in the Iberian Peninsula, a world simmering with excitement, a mixture of memories from the beginning of the Movida and new bands starting their career today. A trip into the Spanish musical night, as the witness of the after Franco cultural awakening : a transition period at the origin of one of the most important artistic movement in our century Artists, places, a very young audience, a city : Madrid, and a rhythm centred around Rock music at the cross-roads of many influences coming from Africa, Europe and Latin America mixed with a more recent coming back to the roots of Spanish culture. Opus 1: Rio The Academy of Samba) / Opus 2: Bahia Afro-Musical domination / Opus 3: Recife A street carnival / Opus 4: Sao Luis Brazilian Jamaica / Opus 5: Sao Paulo The Rap of saturation