Autumn 2007 Documentary series
Wednesday, November 28, 2007 at 7:00pm
Directed by Jasmine Dellal
Starring Johnny Depp, Fanfare Ciocarlia, Taraf de Haidouks, Antonio El Pipa, Maharaja, and Esma Redzepova
Rated NR ·
English, Spanish, Romany, Romanian, Macedonian, and Hindi
An audience favorite at film festivals worldwide, Gypsy Caravan is a gorgeous surround-sound celebration of misery and oppression turned into music. Gypsy Caravan is a dazzling display of the musical world of the Roma, juxtaposed to the real world they live in. This rich feature documentary celebrates the luscious music of top international Gypsy performers and interweaves stirring real life tales of their home life and social background. Shot by documentary icon Albert Maysles, the film takes place on tour in Europe and in the USA during the Gypsy Caravan concert tour, as well as on location in Spain, Macedonia, Romania and India.