Four American Roots Music Films

  |  Buy to Own: 03/09/2007
  |  104 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC
Four American Roots Music Films Film Poster


Four short films tracing the history of rural American music and celebrating some of its masters. Films are: 'Homemade American Music' presented by Mike Seeger and Alice Gerrard, 'Sonny Terry: Shoutin' the Blues', which tells the story of blind blues harmonica great Sonny Terry's career, 'Les Blues de Balfa', about the Cajun musician family The Balfa Brothers, and 'Cajun Visits', filmed in the Louisiana homes of six masters of traditional Cajun music: Denis McGee, Wallace 'Cheese' Read, Canray Fontenot, Leopold Francois, Robert Jardell and Dewey Balfa.