World Music Film's Landscape

It is a section that introduces global films that are of various genres and musicians. Films where music plays an important in the development of the narratives, films that show the universal life and the diverse cultures around the world through music. Those fourteen feature films and twenty four short films that are invited to the ‘World Music Film's Landscape’ are as high-quality as the ones in a competition section. Rockfield: The Studio on the Farm shares the history of Rockfield Studios, the birthplace of world rock music in the 1980s and 1990s and the historic rock superstars, and the changes in the modern music, A Song Called Hate depicts what music can say about society by showing the Icelandic band Hatari, who took out a Palestine’s flag in Eurovision Song Contest held in the middle of Israel, a-ha: The Movie is about the Norwegian rock band, a-ha who sold the most albums in the world but still keeping the tour, Ailey is about Alvin Ailey’s life who is the evolutionary pioneer in the dance scene. All of them are must watch films. Also, those unique short films such as For the Record, O Black Hole!, Virtuoso, MacLeod, Help, I've Gone Viral! are so original that you should not miss. 

Total Counts : 14

Rockfield: The Studio on the Farm

Hannah BERRYMAN

United Kingdom | 2020 | 93min | DCP | Color | Documentary | Rock | G | KP

SOUL KIDS

Hugo SOBELMAN

France | 2021 | 77min | DCP | Color | Documentary | Jazz, Pop | G | KP

The Shepherdess and the Seven Songs

Pushpendra SINGH

India | 2020 | 99min | DCP | Color | Drama | World Music | 12

A Song Called Hate

Anna HILDUR

Iceland | 2020 | 90min | DCP | Color | Documentary | Rock | 12 | AP

a-ha: The Movie

Aslaug HOLM, Thomas ROBSAHM

Norway, Germany | 2021 | 109min | DCP | Color | Documentary | Pop | G | AP

Ailey

Jamila WIGNOT

United States | 2021 | 95min | DCP | Color, B&W | Documentary | Pop | G | KP

Bandar Band

Manijeh HEKMAT

Iran, Germany | 2020 | 77min | DCP | Color | Drama | World Music | G

Broken Keys

Jimmy KEYROUZ

United States, Lebanon, France, Cyprus | 2020 | 111min | DCP | Color | Drama | 12

Faith and Branko

Catherine HARTE

United Kingdom, Serbia | 2020 | 86min | DCP | Color | Documentary | World Music | 15 | KP

James

Andrea Della MONICA

Italy | 2020 | 66min | DCP | Color | Documentary | World Music | G | IP

JAZZ KISSA BASIE

HOSHINO Tetsuya

Japan | 2021 | 105min | DCP | Color, B&W | Documentary | Jazz | G

MA BELLE, MY BEAUTY

Marion HILL

United States, France | 2021 | 95min | DCP | Color | Drama | Pop | 18 | KP

Soul

Pete DOCTOR

United States | 2020 | 107min | DCP | Color | Animation | G

The Sleeping Insect

KANEKO Yurina

Japan | 2020 | 62min | DCP | Color | Drama | 12 | IP