CineLatino: Mercedes Sosa: The Voice of Latin America

Directed by Rodrigo H. Vila (Argentina, 2013)

Part of the Fall 2014 CineLatino Series

October 1, 2014


Mercedes Sosa, the voice of Latin America - Trailer ENGLISH / Cinema 7 Films


One of the most influential musicians of the 20th century, Argentine folk singer Mercedes Sosa “fought South America’s dictators with her voice.” This intimate documentary follows the arc of her 50-year career and explores the impact she had on the musical and political heritage of Latin America. 93 minutes. Spanish, Portuguese, French with English subtitles.

“…a deeply loving portrait, with a leisurely pace that proves quite rewarding, as it encourages a rich immersion in the music and persona of its great subject.” — David Noh, Film Journal