Film Details

Spain / 2016 / 72 min.
Directed by Jorge Martínez, Javier Limón
Spanish w/ English Subtitles
Genre: Documentary
Feature

Synopsis

Grammy winning producer, singer and songwriter Javier Limón (Buika, Bebo Valdés, Diego “El Cigala”) pays homage to the life and music of Paco de Lucía through the only guitar designed by the musical legend and handcrafted by his friend and luthier, Antonio Morales. The guitar travels from Spain to nine countries and into the hands of such renowned singers and songwriters as Caetano Veloso, Tomatito, Carlinhos Brown and Alejandro Sanz. As they play the guitar, these artists reminisce about Paco’s genius and his fusions of flamenco and other musical genres.

El productor, cantante, compositor y ganador del Grammy Javier Limón (Buika, Bebo Valdés, Diego “El Cigala”) rinde homenaje a la vida y música de Paco de Lucía a través de la única guitarra diseñada por la leyenda del flamenco y elaborada artesanalmente por su amigo y lutier, Antonio Morales. La guitarra viaja de España a nueve países y cae en las manos de tales renombrados cantantes y compositores como Caetano Veloso, Tomatito, Carlinhos Brown y Alejandro Sanz. Mientras tocan la guitarra, estos artistas reflexionan sobre el genio de Paco y sus fusiones del flamenco con otros géneros musicales.