Video Release: January 12, 1999
Theatrical Release: 1985
Rating: Not Rated
Studio: WinStar Home Entertainment
- Runtime: 85 minutes
- NTSC (Canada and USA)
- Originally in English
- Released in Spanish
A documentary focusing on one of the most compelling and articulate figures on the Latin music scene: Ruben Blades. This Panamanian singer/songwriter/actor, considered one of the finest lyricists and musicians in salsa, has managed to combine entertainment with education and social activism. A lawyer who received his degree from Harvard University, Blades has harbored political aspirations in his native Panama -- including the wish to become his nation's president.
A vibrant portrait of Salsa King Ruben Blades. This video features appearances by Linda Ronstadt and Pete Hamill and includes the hit songs "Buscando America" and "Silensios."
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