2011, France-Algeria, 88’, Color, Arabic-French
Director: Safinez Bousbia
2011 IDFA Amsterdam Best Music Documentary Award
2011 ABU DHABI FF Special Mention Award
2011 ABU DHABI FF Best Arab World’s Director Award
An amazing documentary about music.
EL GUSTO is the story of an orchestra of Jewish and Muslim musicians torn apart by war 50 years ago, and recently reunited for an exceptional concert. These musicians share a passion they never lost: the soul of Algiers, Chaabi music.