In Take 2 we've asked some of our favourite friends across our film and creative communities to pick a film that’s available to watch online (on free or paid services) and tell us in two minutes or less what they love about it.

In this edition Gus Berger, owner of Thornbury Picture House shares his film recommendation here. See below for details about the film and which streaming services to watch it on.


Buena Vista Social Club

A documentary following renowned guitarist Ry Cooder and his son, Joachim, as they travel to Cuba and assemble a group of the country's finest musicians to record an album.

*Note: We were able to stream this on Kanopy via a RMIT University Library membership. Your library may carry a different collection of films.

1999 | 101 min | Germany, United States of America, United Kingdom, France, Cuba

Director: Wim Wenders

Language: English, Spanish with English subtitles

Rating: G