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This edition: FILM: Calypso Dreams





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Episode Details

(2008/Trinidad, 60 min., color, documentary) Directors: Geoffrey Dunn and Michael Horne. Chronicles the traditions of calypso music dating back to its Afro-Caribbean roots in the 18th and 19th centuries. Narrator: David Rudder. Includes archival music clips and contemporary interviews with Harry Belafonte, Mighty Sparrow, Calypso Rose, Lord Kitchener, and many others.