Documentary “Sonic Bridges: Son Jarocho in South-North Dialogue”

Alina Muñoz Knudsen, Bielefeld University
Wilfried Raussert, Bielefeld University

The documentary film describes the origins and paths of musical migrations between Mexico and the USA using the example of Son Jarocho. Musicians, activists, and experts from the field exchange their ideas and visions of migratory music forms to build identity and community in the diaspora and homelands in the Veracruz region, Los Angeles, and Seattle.