The Music of Strangers
CAST: Yo-Yo Ma, Kinan Azmeh, Keyhan Kalhor DIRECTOR: Morgan Neville BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!
From the director of the Oscar-winning documentary 20 Feet from Stardom and the critically acclaimed Best of Enemies, the new film The Music of Strangers tells the extraordinary story of the renowned international musical collective created by legendary cellist Yo-Yo Ma. The feature-length documentary follows this group of diverse instrumentalists, vocalists, composers, arrangers, visual artists and storytellers as they explore the power of music to preserve tradition, shape cultural evolution and inspire hope.
Music of Strangers offers a fine companion piece to 20 Feet from Stardom as Neville draws a series of voices together into one unified chorus.Patrick Mullen, POV Magazine
Ma's project and Neville's film celebrate the joy that can be achieved when people put aside their regional differences to create something joyous.Colin Covert, Minneapolis Star Tribune