Outdoor Film Screening: Pan! Our Musical Odyssey

TIME: Friday, July 17th at 9PM
LOCATION: Rockaway Community Garden- 5803 Rockaway Beach Blvd, Rockaway

Join us for a free film screening as part of Destination Rockaway: Passport International Outdoor Film Series hosted by Rockaway Waterfront Alliance and the Queens Museum to celebrate culture in Queens.

Film: Pan! Our Music Odyssey (Jérôme Guiot, Trinidad and Tobago, 2014, 80min, English, English ST, French, Japanese with English ST)

The story of the national instrument of Trinidad and Tobago, the only new acoustic musical instrument invented in the 20th Century. The film dramatises the mythical invention of pan in the 1940s, and then surges forward to tell the stories of people from all over the world—T+T, France, Japan, the USA—who have staked everything on their love of the instrument, and whose passion and daring draw them each year to the "world championships" of steelband.

Co-presented with caribBEING and Indo Caribbean Alliance

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