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Zakir and His Friends
Zakir and His Friends

ZAKIR AND HIS FRIENDS

Directed by Lutz Leonhardt
Switzerland, Germany, 1997
Documentary, Music

Synopsis

Travelling from San Francisco to India, Japan, Bali, Venezuela, Trinidad and Burkino Faso—documentarian Lutz Leonhardt records the rhythm-makers of every stripe—from the intense Kodo drummers of Japan, to the impromptu sounds of Venezuelan children clapping their hands to their cheeks.

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Synopsis

Travelling from San Francisco to India, Japan, Bali, Venezuela, Trinidad and Burkino Faso—documentarian Lutz Leonhardt records the rhythm-makers of every stripe—from the intense Kodo drummers of Japan, to the impromptu sounds of Venezuelan children clapping their hands to their cheeks.