'Django' at SIFF's French Cinema Now 2017 with pre-show performance by the Pearl Django Trio

Sep 8, 2017


Legendary jazz guitarist Django Reinhardt spends his nights dazzling German-occupied Paris with his inventive, "hot" jazz, drawing the attention of the Nazis. When he refuses to change his music and go on tour in Germany, he and his family are forced to flee the city. Reda Kateb (A Prophet) delivers an an elegant, nuanced performance, revealing a man whose resistance was his art.

Join us before the film and enjoy a complimentary performance by Northwest favorite, the Pearl Django Trio, at 5:45 PM followed by the film at 6:30 PM.