LIFF28 is thrilled to welcome special guest, BBC Broadcaster, DJ and record collector Gilles Peterson, who will appear in person for a Q&A to accompany a screening of the film Brasil Bam Bam Bam: The Story of Sonzeira, at Leeds Town Hall on Thursday 6 November at 8.30pm.
In the film, Gilles fulfils a lifetime ambition, travelling to Rio to create the super-group Sonzeira and record the album ‘Brasil Bam Bam Bam’. Feast your eyes and ears on the lively sounds of Rio-bossa, samba, Baile funk – and the colourful landscapes, people and culture that have inspired it. Featuring an amazing cast of musicians including Seu Jorge, Elza Soares, Wilson Das Neves, Ed Motta and Marcos Valle, this is a delectable voyage into the beating heart of Brazil. Director Charlie Inman joins Peterson for the Q&A.
Brasil Bam Bam Bam: The Story of Sonzeira with Gilles Peterson
Leeds Town Hall – Thursday 6 November, 8.30pm
*Student 2-for-1 offer*
2 tickets are available for the price of 1 for students. This offer is available via Box Office in The Carriageworks Theatre, either in person or over the phone on 0113 224 3801. Please note this offer is not available online.