ADIFF NY Presents: The Mali-Cuba Connection


Fri Dec 03 2021 at 11:10 am to Thu Dec 09 2021 at 12:40 pm


Cinema Village | New York, NY

ADIFF NY Presents: The Mali-Cuba Connection

"The Mali-Cuba Connection" by Edouard Salier and Richard Minier will be playing at Cinema Village from December 3 - 9

About this Event

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In the midst of the Cold War, ten young promising musicians from Mali are sent to Cuba to study music and strengthen cultural links between the two socialist countries. Combining Malian and Afro-Cuban influences, they develop a revolutionary new sound and become the iconic ensemble ‘Las Maravillas de Mali’. New Year’s Eve 2000. Richard Minier, a French music producer meets a former member of the band in Bamako and decides to bring the band back together.

Directed by Edouard Salier and Richard Minier/ Mali, Cuba/ 81 minutes/ 2020, music documentary in Spanish (with English subtitles)

PLEASE NOTE: Event starts on December 3. Tickets for this event are sold onine and in person at


Where is it happening?

Cinema Village, 22 East 12th Street, New York, United States

Event Location & Nearby Stays:


USD 12.00

African Diaspora Film Festival (ADFF)

Host or Publisher African Diaspora Film Festival (ADFF)

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