Lisbon Beat

Lisbon Beat is an exuberant documentary portrait of a city and its musicians, highlighting the innovative Afro-Portuguese music scene thriving on the outskirts of Lisbon. Cinematographer Vasco Viana and Lisbon-born, London-based DJ Rita Maia depict a vibrant community of musicians and producers from diverse backgrounds each establishing their relationship to this complex city.

Followed by a Q&A with Director and DJ Rita Maia and Glasgow-based DJ and promotor Sarra Wild.

Presented in collaboration with The Unity Centre and Arika.

Lisbon Beat After Party @ Stereo
Saturday 26 October, doors 11pm
£8(5) on the door

RRRRRR! Dress to sweat and dance ‘till you drop with DJ sets from Lisbon Beat co-director and DJ Rita Maia and Príncipe Discos artist DJ Firmeza.

Full details: Lisbon Beat After Party @ Stereo


Supported by Film Hub Scotland, part of the BFI’s Film Audience Network, and funded by Screen Scotland and Lottery funding from the BFI.


Event: Film

Director: Rita Maia, Vasco Viana

Year: 2019

Country: Portugal

Date: Saturday 26 October

Time: 3.00pm

Location: CCA Theatre