REGGAETON

By Mariella SOSA

HOUSE OF FILM - as SALES All rights, World / DISTR Theatrical, TV, DVD-video, VOD, World

Documentary - Completed 2012

A fascinating musical documentary about the music genres known today as Salsa and Reggaeton.

    • Year of production
    • 2012
    • Genres
    • Documentary
    • Countries
    • PUERTO RICO, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC, USA
    • Languages
    • SPANISH
    • Duration
    • 90 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Mariella SOSA
    • Writer(s)
    • Mariella SOSA
    • Producer(s)
    • Jenny SUAREZ, Mariella SOSA, Youssel ABREU
    • Synopsis
    • A fascinating musical documentary about the music genres known today as Salsa and Reggaeton. Interviews with salsa icons such as Ruben Blades, Johnny Pacheco, Willie Colon, Ismael Miranda, Gilberto SantaRosa and the Reggaeton greats Julio Voltio, Tego Calderón, Hector “El Father.”
      These artists all discuss how their music is all composed under “La Clave,” the five-note two-bar rhythm pattern which is the foundation all Afro-Cuban based music. They also take you on a journey back in time to Africa and its rhythm of drums and percussion.
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