Films at The Freight: Buena Vista Social Club

Films at The Freight: Buena Vista Social Club

Sunday, September 8th

Doors: 12:00 pm / Show: 1:00 pm

$7 ADV / $9 DOOR (plus fees)

Cancelled due to Scheduling Error

  • Due to a scheduling error, this event has been cancelled.  All ticket holders will be issued a full refund.
  • All tickets purchases will be valid for the new show. All you need to do is update your calendar! If you cannot make the new date, please call our box office at 510-644-2020

Films at The Freight
With special thanks to the Friends of the Freight, come celebrate a new screen and projector while enjoying our superb sound system composed of speakers and amplifiers exclusively designed and installed by Meyer Sound Labs of Berkeley with the Films at The Freight!

A great way to enjoy music, film and community in the Littlefield Listening Room, come experience some of the most beloved films on music. Carefully curated by The Freight's program director, Peter Williams.
Buena Vista Social Club
Buena Vista Social Club
This documentary by lauded German filmmaker Wim Wenders follows renowned guitarist Ry Cooder and his son, Joachim, as they travel to Cuba and assemble a group of the country's finest musicians to record an album. Among the artists included in the project are singer Ibrahim Ferrer and pianist Rubén González, who are both interviewed and featured in studio footage. Eventually the ensemble travels to the United States to perform in front of rapt audiences.