An old, much loved and respected music teacher known as Mad Simeon lives in a little West Indian village. His star pupil, Isidore, a talented guitarist, is a car mechanic by trade. But they both share a crazy dream, to create a new type of West Indian music that will become as widely known as jazz or reggae.
Produced by : Saligna Production
Cast: Jean-Claude Duverger, Jacob Desvarieux, Jocelyne Béroard,
Lucinda Messager, Pascal Legitimus
Awards: Silver Raven Award - Brussels International Festival of Fantasy Film, 1993.
Golden Senghor for Best Director - Ouagadougou Film Festival, 1993.
Special Jury Prize - Brussels Film Festival, 1993.
Prix de la Jeuness - Milan Film Festival, 1993.
Ban Zil Kreol Award - Montreal Film Festival, 1993.
Public Award - Philadelphia, 1993.
- fairytale, zouk, village life, music