Recording the world: endangered music

 

Directed by Alejandro Ibañez

Genre: Travel doc series

Format: 5×45′

Year: 2015-2016

Versions: Spanish

Nationality: Spain

Available rights: Worldwide

Synopsis: 

The spread of Western culture weighs heavily on certain ancestral cultures. Many societies struggle to safeguard their traditions, but since most of their customs are transmitted orally they are extremely vulnerable to the huge influence of mass media, putting cultural treasures at jeopardy. RTW team takes us on the roads across India and Indonesia to confront the potential threat pending over musical legacy and ancient traditions.

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