From the birth of the blues in West Africa to unexpected techno in Iran, pop idols in Japan, and a pioneering woman in synthesizers, these films offer a broad depiction of music on-screen.
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts is grateful to the City of San Francisco for its ongoing support.
YBCA programs in 16–17 are made possible in part by:
The James Irvine Foundation
Additional funding for YBCA programs 16–17:
National Endowment for the Arts, Adobe, Abundance Foundation, Gaia Fund, Grosvenor, and Members of Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
Lead Image: Courtesy the distributor