See all results Search results

    Here's how to get started on Reelhouse

    Participate by liking projects and videos. Find new content through Discover & Follow Feed pages.

    • Click 'Like' on a project to follow it and stay up to date with the latest news.
    • Click 'Follow' on a user's profile page to get updates on his or her activity.

    Discover

    • Click the Reelhouse logo located on the top menu bar to access the Discover and Follow Feed pages.

    Hands of God

    The stunning dexterity and mastery of famous Afro-Peruvian percussionist Julio "Chocolate" Algendones are on display in this affectionate documentary entitled Hands of God.

    • Stream up to 1080p. The film will be available to you for the next 48 hours.
    • Video(s), min of content, store item(s)
    • Stream and download in HD.
      Format MP4
    • Own this film for just $8.00

    • Want more content from this film?

    • This content is for your own personal, non-commercial use only. Read more.

    /
    Invalid discount code

    Use a different credit card
    Invalid discount code
    A Paypal popup will allow you to complete your purchase.

    Invalid discount code
    A popup will allow you to complete your purchase.
    Invalid gift code
    A VR headset is required for this purchase

    Purchase successful!

    Sorry, this film can not be watched from your country.

    Our wish at Reelhouse is for its content to be available world wide. Certain criteria must be met before this can be made a reality, and we are working hard to make this happen. We want this as badly as you do. Stay tuned!

    Hands of God

    Directed by Delia Ackerman 2004 53 min
    Details
    Afro-Peruvian music is rooted in multiples rhythms coming from Africa. Mixing the traditional and the contemporary, from cajón to Jazz, Chocolate composed and played many music styles, taught all over the world and contributed to the creative development of numerous artists including the dance group Peru Negro.

    Julio “Chocolate” Algendones Farfán was a percussionist, one of the most important interpreter of Afro-Peruvian Folk Music, and a worldwide jazz musician. Considered the master of the Peruvian cajón, he was internationally reknown.

    Afro-Peruvian music has its roots in Africa. However, the Africans who arrived in Latin America did so at different periods of time and are from diverse ethnic groups. They created a new identity together with the locals, which reflected a cultural mixture that gave birth to a new esthetic heritage. Peru had one of the largest black populations on the America continent. This created a cultural exchange such as mestizaje, in both the country and the city.
    Film Poster

    Hands of God

    Afro-Peruvian music is rooted in multiples rhythms coming from Africa. Mixing the traditional and the contemporary, from cajón to Jazz, Chocolate composed and played many music styles, taught all over the world and contributed to the creative development of numerous artists including the dance group Peru Negro.

    Julio “Chocolate” Algendones Farfán was a percussionist, one of the most important interpreter of Afro-Peruvian Folk Music, and a worldwide jazz musician. Considered the master of the Peruvian cajón, he was internationally reknown.

    Afro-Peruvian music has its roots in Africa. However, the Africans who arrived in Latin America did so at different periods of time and are from diverse ethnic groups. They created a new identity together with the locals, which reflected a cultural mixture that gave birth to a new esthetic heritage. Peru had one of the largest black populations on the America continent. This created a cultural exchange such as mestizaje, in both the country and the city.

    0 Comments. Add your thoughts.