The musicians of the Buena Vista Social Club exposed the world to Cuba’s vibrant culture with their landmark 1997 album and Wim Wenders’ Academy Award-nominated 1999 documentary, Buena Vista Social Club.
“NYT Critics’ Pick! Both an exemplary sequel and a vital, informative companion piece.” – Glenn Kenny, New York Times
Now, against the backdrop of Cuba’s captivating musical history, hear the band’s story as they reflect on their remarkable careers, ponder their legacy and recall the extraordinary circumstances that brought them together. Featuring original members of the Buena Vista Social Club as they embark on their 2016 Farewell Tour, and directed by Oscar-nominated filmmaker Lucy Walker (Waste Land), Buena Vista Social Club: Adios is a vibrant, joyful, music-filled documentary sequel that will have you dancing in the aisles! (Dir. by Lucy Walker, 2017, Cuba/USA, in English/Spanish with English subtitles, 109 mins., Rated PG)