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These movies and documentaries show us a fascinating part of the dance's world. Filmed in different countries, they make us discover nomadic artists whose life is centered on dance, music and song.
Must be seen absolutely!


Latcho Drom

Gadjo Dilo
Vengo

Movies by
Tony Gatlif
Latcho Drom (1992)
Gadjo Dilo (1997)
Vengo (2000)
Swing (2002)
Exils (2004)
Transylvania (2006)

Transylvania
Swing

Exils

Bodas de Sangre

Salomé
Carmen

Movies by
Carlos Saura
Bodas de sangre (1981)
Carmen (1983)
El amor brujo (1985)
Sevillanas (1993)
Flamenco (1995)
Salomé (2002)
Iberia (2005)


Iberia
Flamenco

Amor Brujo

Sevillanas

Gypsies are found near heaven
Emil Lotianu
Gypsies are found
near heaven
(1976)
Le temps des Gitans
Emir Kusturica
Le temps des gitans
(1988)
Gypsy Caravan
Jasmine Dellal
Gypsy Caravan
(2007)

Los Tarantos
Francisco Rovira Beleta
Los Tarantos
(1963)
Bodas de Gloria
Los Farrucos
Bodas de Gloria
(1996)
Polígono Sur
Dominique Abel
Polígono sur
(2003)
Camaron
Jaime Chávarri
Camarón
(2005)

Vertiges
Tony Gatlif
Vertiges, du flamenco à la transe
(2007)
Ketama
Michael Meert
Herencia flamenca
(2008)
Danses of Egypt
Aisha Ali
Dances of Egypt
[Remarkable performances of the Banat Mazin, a family of Nawar gypsies settled in Thebes (Luxor)]
(Filmed 1977-1988/DVD 2006)

Romany Trail The Romany Trail
(1992)
A two parts documentary.
Firstly, it describes the influences
of Rroma people on music into Africa, especially into Egypt,
and secondly, examines the impact into Europe.
Romany Trail