Cigarettes and Songs

Cigarety a pesničky

Cigarety a písničky

  • Jana Kovalčíková, Marek Šulík
  • Slovakia
  • 2010, 50 min
Language: Slovak

1 ethnomusicology

2 lighting up

3 ancient gypsy songs

4 social and interpersonal context

5 collecting songs in Roma settlements

20 This documentary records weekly meetings between amateur Roma singers and classically trained professional musicians in Velký Slavkov, where they recorded a joint album in the local protestant church.

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Festival edition: 2010
Sections: Your Home Festival
Exhibition format: DVD PAL
Subtitle languages: English


The leitmotif of this year’s edition of the Ji.hlava IDFF will be memory