Video Not Available (Geo-block)

Unfortunately the owner of this content has blacklisted it from being displayed in your country or region. We're sorry about that! ☹

Did you enjoy this film?

Great! Why not share it with a friend?

Sorry, they can't all be winners!

Try outQuickPickto find more films that interest you.

Thanks for watching.

Consider posting your thoughts in the comments section!

Jump to Comments

We hope you enjoyed watching Orquesta Tipica.

Ready for more?

Access 8,000+ shorts, documentaries and more for only $4.99/month.Learn More

Orquesta Tipica

  • 75 mins
  • 92%
  • 12+
  • Argentina FlagARArgentina
  • 2006
  • Documentaries
  • Foreign

Orquesta Tipica is a feature-length documentary chronicling the rise of Argentina’s newest and most popular tango orchestra: Orquesta Tipica Fernandez Fierro. The movie follows the band’s 12 members as they tour Argentina, Uruguay, Germany, Austria, Holland, Switzerland, and Italy. It has screen in over twenty-one film festivals in the United States, Asia, Europe and Latin America, where it has won numerous awards. Twelve guys looking like punk rockers pushing a piano down the street. Their sound is elaborate but raw. Their music is politically committed while historically linked to counterculture; still, it is part of a genre more than a hundred years old. This is their story.