Mata Tigre – Change through Music in Venezuela: El Sistema FESNOJIV
Mata Tigre illustrates how music transforms the lives of youths in Venezuela. The movie tells 5 tales that happen in 5 totally different places, but have one factor in widespread: the expectation that music can change life for the higher.
To kill the tiger (“Mata Tigre”) implies that nothing can get you down. To study a musical instrument below troublesome circumstances is an analogous problem.
“Based by Venezuelan economist and musician José Antonio Abreu El Sistema has now 30 symphony orchestras. However its best achievement are the 250,000 youngsters who attend its music faculties across the nation, 90 % of them from poor socio-economic backgrounds.”