Buena Vista Social Club (1999, 105 minutes)
In 1996, American guitarist Ry Cooder gathered together some of the greatest names from the history of Cuban music to collaborate on the album, "The Buena Vista Social Club." This documentary, inspired by the album, includes appearances by legendary performers Ibrahim Ferrer, Ruben Gonzales, Eliades Ochoa, Omara Portuondo, Compay Segundo and many other renowned Cuban musicians.
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