|Country / Region|
|Switzerland, Germany, France|
The film sets out in the footsteps of German writer Marc Fischer who obsessively searched for the last musical legend of our time - the founding father of Bossa Nova, Brazilian musician João Gilberto. By
taking up Marc Fischer's quest, we pursue João Gilberto to understand the history, the very soul and essence of Bossa Nova. But who can tell whether we will meet him or not?
Georges Gachot started his career in making commercials. Later he became a true enthusiast and specialist in Brazilian music and went on to film two feature documentaries there, including Rio Sonata and O Samba.