Griot

Program Running Time 80 min.

Followed by Volker Goetze and Ablaye Cissoko live in concert at the Vancity Theatre, Nov 9 & 10.

Films in Program

Directed By: Volker Goetze
(2011, 80 mins)

Senegalese kora and western trumpet make fabulous music together! Volker Goetze’s enthralling documentary melds dazzling visuals and haunting songs to serve up a feast for the senses. Griot introduces us to Goetze’s own soulful trumpet stylings and the extraordinary voice and calabash harp artistry of Ablaye Cissoko.

"Stunning… beautiful." Globe & Mail