The World makes Music

The World, Foto by Marcel Prins
The World 2, Foto by Marcel Prins
  • event type:WOMEX 17 Film
  • date:27 Oct 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
  • time:10:00 - 17:00
  • city/area:Katowice
  • venue:Film Library, International Congress Centre (ICC)
  • country:Poland
  • event submitted by:Piranha Arts


Films in the WOMEX Film Library are available on demand and accessible at any time from Thursday 26 – Saturday 28 October, 10:00 to 17:00.

Directed by Margriet Jansen
Duration 50' - Dutch, Urdu, English with English subtitles

Production Country and Year Netherlands, 2016 Produced by Vista Far Reaching Visuals, Jean Hellwig.

A dozen music lovers and their initiation experiences to sounds and grooves around the world, other than the Western Pop formula. Centred around legendary RASA concert hall in Utrecht - now closed for lack of public funding – The World makes Music alternates personal recollections with electrifying world class performers and performances, raising strong awareness raising about the crucial differences between world music as a concept and global music as real life.