Salsa

Synopsis: Documentarian Leon Gast traces the roots of the 1970s salsa craze, beginning with the success of Latin American entertainers like Carmen Miranda and Desi Arnaz. Nuyorican salsa super-group the Fania Latin All-Stars perform for a capacity crowd at Yankee Stadium and at the Roberto Clemente Coliseum in San Juan, Puerto Rico, alongside special guests, including El Gran Combo, legendary Cuban singer Celia Cruz and jazz greats Billy Cobham and Mongo Santamaria.

Synopsis: Documentarian Leon Gast traces the roots of the 1970s salsa craze, beginning with the success of Latin American entertainers like... View More

Directed By: Leon Gast, Jerry Masucci