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Como Se Forma una Rumba
Como Se Forma una Rumba
Director: Ivan Acosta
Genres: Indie & Art House, Music Video & Concerts, Special Interests, Educational, Documentary
NR     2006

Ivn Acostas "Como se forma una Rumba" (How to Create a Rumba) sheds light on the origins and roots of some of the most popular Cuban rhythms. This dynamic audio-visual package features an exciting procession of testimonie...  more »

     
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Director: Ivan Acosta
Genres: Indie & Art House, Music Video & Concerts, Special Interests, Educational, Documentary
Sub-Genres: Indie & Art House, Jazz, Other Music, Latin Music, Dance, Educational, Documentary
Studio: Quantum Leap
Format: DVD - Color - Closed-captioned
DVD Release Date: 04/25/2006
Release Year: 2006
Screens: Color
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 0
MPAA Rating: NR (Not Rated)
Languages: Spanish, Spanish

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Movie Reviews

Interesting moments but you will not learn "how to make a ru
L. Alessandroni | San Francisco, CA | 08/01/2007
(1 out of 5 stars)

"This DVD is a misleading mess. Without ever analyzing what rumba is or addressing the three types (guaguancó, columbia and yambú)the DVD covers in no particular order and without reasonable transitions: abakuá, son, trova, bolero, the "tres", the flute, changuí, latin jazz, mambo, charanga,descarga and much more. The production values are very poor all the way. If you are already well-versed in Cuban music you may find some of the commentary interesting and enjoy some of the archival footage of people like Benny Moré. For the most part there are lots of more coherent videos out there so don't waste your money on this one."