A special UK premiere screening of Django, directed by Etienne Comar. An exciting new French biopic of the legendary guitarist Django Reinhardt that’s set in Paris during World War II.
A very special opening night UK Premiere of a acclaimed new biopic of the legendary gypsy swing, pioneering Euro-jazz guitarist Django Reinhardt directed by Etienne Comar. Launched at last year’s prestigious Berlin International Film festival, the film is set in Paris during World War II. It also takes an unusual look at the plight of the French Romani gypsy population in Nazi-occupied France. Music in the film is performed by The Rosenberg Trio.
Followed by Q&A with BBC jazz journalist Kevin Le Gendre and Jazzwise writer Selwyn Harris