Django – the movie (FR)

Cast: Reda Kateb, Cecile de France, Bea Palya, Bimbam Merstein, Gabriel Mirété, Patrick Mille, Alex Brendemühl, Vincent Frade

14/01/2018 at 20:00 – Brussels – Le Senghor
24/01/2018 at 15:00 & 20:00 – Heist-op-den-Berg – CC Zwaneberg
26/01/2018 at 14:00 & 20:00 – Wemmel – GC De Zandloper
30/01/2018 at 20:15 – Leopoldsburg – CC Leopoldsburg

Django is a 2017 French drama film about the life of Django Reinhardt, directed by Étienne Comar. It opened the 67th Berlin International Film Festival. Reinhardt’s music is performed in the film by the Rosenberg Trio.

“France in 1943 during the German occupation. Every night, guitarist and composer Django Reinhardt delights Parisian audiences with his witty, life-affirming ‘gypsy swing’ music. Whilst many other Romany people are finding themselves the target of racist persecution and being murdered in concentration camps, Django believes himself to be safe due to his popularity – until agents of the Nazi propaganda machine demand that he goes on tour to Germany in order to counteract the influence of ‘negro music’ from the USA. Django Reinhardt decides to run …”

Running time: 115 min