Mercedes Sosa: The Voice of Latin America Poster

Release Date: January 24th, 2014

DVD Release Date: May 6th, 2014

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 30 min

Plot Summary
Argentine singer Mercedes Sosa embarks on a successful career that lasts 60 years.

Genres: Documentary

Ratings & Reviews

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  • The pic nicely straddles a line between Sosa’s private and public personas, never quite delving deep although Vila covers all the bases. show more

  • Though it’s tempting to resent every moment not given over to her singing, the documentary succeeds in conveying not just the bare facts of her life, but something of her magic, both to longtime fans and to those less familiar with her work. show more

  • Rodrigo H. Vila’s documentary about the famed Argentine singer and political activist suffers from its overly insular and hagiographic perspective, but in its best moments it well illustrates the reasons for her musical influence and social importance. show more

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