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

IFC Center does not generally provide advisories about subject matter or potentially triggering content in films, as sensitivities vary from person to person. In addition to the synopses, trailers and other links on our website, further information about content and age-appropriateness for specific films can be found on Common Sense Media, IMDb and as well as through general internet searches.