Synopsis by Mark Deming
The life and art of salsa music legend Celia Cruz is the focus of this powerful documentary. Celia Cruz: The Eternal Voice follows the great singer's story, from her birth in Cuba through her rise to fame as one of the most influential voices in Latin music, and finally, to her tragic death in 2003. The film also includes extensive footage of Cruz performing some of her biggest hits on-stage; selections include "Guantanamera," "El Rey," "La Jaibera," "El Yerbero Moderno," "Mas Fuerte Que Tu Amor," and more.
career-retrospective, concert-footage, Cuba, Latin-music, life-story, music-star, salsa-music, tribute