Ara Malikian will open DocuRock 5

The official DocuRock 5 section will be exhibited from November 8 to 10, 2019 at TEA (S / C de Tenerife). Six of the best musical documentaries of recent times can be seen. “Ara Malikian: a life among the strings” will open on Friday, November 8, at 8:30 p.m., DocuRock 5. The documentary, which opens in the Canary Islands, shows the wandering life of one of the world’s most famous violists, from his forced departure from Beirut with 14 years to stardom.

On Saturday 27, “Los Bravos: Black is Black” will be screened at 6 pm. Pioneer group of pop rock in Spain in the late 60s that is back in fashion thanks to Tarantino selected a theme of his to promote his latest film.

At 7:30 pm we can see “La Habitación Roja: In The Middle of Norway”, which shows us the two faces of the life of the singer of The Red Room. In summer, playing from festival to festival. In winter, taking care of Alzheimer’s patients and his wife, who suffers from a rare disease: chronic fatigue syndrome.

The film marathon continues at 8:30 p.m. with the Canarian medium-length film «Bejo», an intimate look at one of the trap singers that has more strength among Spanish youth.

At 9:30 p.m., the Canarian documentary «La Zurda: A History of Guerrilla Urbana and Escorbuto Crónico» is shown, two pioneer bands in the field of rock and punk canaries. At the end of the screening there will be a dialogue with the director and the musicians.

On Sunday, November 10, «Peret: I am the rumba» closes DocuRock 5 at 20 hours. A well-deserved tribute to the creator of popular hits like «Borriquito like you» or «A tear fell in the sand.»