Franco D´Andrea is one of Italy`s most important jazz musicians.
The film gives insight into the life and work of this extraordinary contemporary musician, who developed a very personal jazz style and has had a very strong influence on the new generations of Italian jazz musicians.
With: Enrico Rava, Paolo Fresu, Bruno Tommaso, Claudio Fasoli, Ernst Reijseger and many others.
"´A great portrait of D´Andrea, of his complex artistic personality...an excellent documentary." (Il Sole 24 Ore, 17.8.08)
adviced by Musica Jazz, August 08
photography: Martin Prast
sound: Stefano Bernardi
editing: Martina Nogarotto
producer: Valerio B. Moser
in collaboration with: Muspilli Merano Jazz, Fondazione Siena Jazz
with the support of : Autonome Provinz Bozen-Südtirol, Provincia Autonoma di Trento, Gemeinde Meran, RAI Sender Bozen
first screening: Siena Jazz Festival 2006