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Biographies of the featured musicians of the Buena Vista Social Club and various family members.  From Compay Segundo and Ibrahim Ferrer to Juan de Marcos González to producer Nick Gold of World Circuit.

A collection of audio interviews with members of the Buena Vista Social Club from Havana, January 1998 and Los Angeles, March 2000 (in Spanish and English).   Includes also an interview with Ry Cooder from June 2000, a reflective look back on the experience of the last few years, on the unanticipated phenomenal response to the Buena Vista Social Club, the music and the musicians, the CD and the film.   With transcripts

A short video shot around the time of the recording of the original Buena Vista Social Club CD which includes interviews with the musicians and early performances.

A discography of recordings by the various members of the Buena Vista Social Club including the perhaps unexpected doo wop group, Los Zafiros, whose surviving member Manuel Galbán was featured in a guest appearance on Buena Vista Social Club Presents Ibrahim Ferrer.   With video.