Staff Pick: If You Like Great Music Documentaries or Paris, Texas…
If you love music documentaries, we recommend you check out Buena Vista Social Club (1999). It’s directed by Wim Wenders, one of the all-time greats who’s best known for Paris, Texas and Wings of Desire.
Buena Vista Social Club looks at the Cuban musical group of the same name and tells a story that’s really lovely and touching. It’s considered one of the greatest documentaries of the 1990s.
The movie is now out on Criterion Collection—you can buy Buena Vista Social Club on Criterion here.