Jazz Day

Art, Documentaries, Social Responsibility Movies

Jazz Day

April 30 is International Jazz, and UNESCO willcelebrate with concerts in Paris, New Orleans and at UNHQ in NYC.
Why International Jazz Day?

* Jazz breaks down barriers and creates opportunities for mutual understanding and tolerance;
* Jazz is a vector of freedom of expression;
* Jazz is a symbol of unity and peace;
* Jazz reduces tensions between individuals, groups, and communities;
* Jazz fosters gender equality;
* Jazz reinforces the role youth play for social change;
* Jazz encourages artistic innovation, improvisation, new forms of expression, and inclusion of traditional music forms into new ones;
* Jazz stimulates intercultural dialogue and empowers young people from marginalized societies.


Details

Language: English

Year of Production: 2012

Length: 4 mins

Country: France

Directors:

  • Muhamed Sacirbey (UNTV-UNESCO)

Producers:

  • Susan Sacirbey (UNTV-UNESCO)