Friday, January 5 - Thursday, January 18, 2018

1943, occupied Paris. Django Reinhardt is at the pinnacle of his art. The brilliant and carefree jazz guitarist, king of ethereal swing, plays to standing-room-only crowds in the capital’s greatest venues. Meanwhile his gypsy brethren are being persecuted throughout Europe. His life takes a turn for the worse when the Nazi propaganda machine wants to send him on tour in Germany…

Official Selection: Berlin International Film Festival 2017 – Opening Night Film

  • Country France
  • Year 2017
  • Running Time 115 minutes
  • Director Étienne Comar
  • Writer Étienne Comar (screenplay), Alexis Salatko (novel & screenplay)
  • Editor Monica Coleman
  • Cinematographer Christophe Beaucarne
  • Cast Reda Kateb, Cécile De France, Bea Palya