The World makes Music

The World, Foto by Marcel Prins
The World 2, Foto by Marcel Prins


Films in the WOMEX Film Library are available on demand and accessible at any time from Thursday 26 – Saturday 28 October, 10:00 to 17:00.

Directed by Margriet Jansen
Duration 50' - Dutch, Urdu, English with English subtitles

Production Country and Year Netherlands, 2016 Produced by Vista Far Reaching Visuals, Jean Hellwig.

A dozen music lovers and their initiation experiences to sounds and grooves around the world, other than the Western Pop formula. Centred around legendary RASA concert hall in Utrecht - now closed for lack of public funding – The World makes Music alternates personal recollections with electrifying world class performers and performances, raising strong awareness raising about the crucial differences between world music as a concept and global music as real life.