El Gusto

IMZ World Music Film Screenings

El Gusto © Quidam Production El Gusto


Quidam Productions

Genre Documentary | Production Company Quidam Productions El Gusto (Ireland) | Co-Production Company Eikosi Productions (Algeria) | Producer Safinez Bousbia, Heidi Egger | Executive Producer, TV Director Safinez Bousbia | Camera Nuria Roldos | Editor Françoise Bonnot, Julien Villacampa | Source video/audio Dolby surround 5.1 | Recorded Algeria, France, 2011 | Duration 93'

Safinez Bousbia’s ambitious and moving documentary tells the amazing story of the reunion and reconciliation of a group of Muslim and Jewish musicians fifty years after their separation during the Algerian Civil War and follows their story as they are brought back together to form a new orchestra, “El Gusto”, and perform at an extraordinary concert in France.