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The Pianist

The Pianist (2002)

Starring: Adrien Brody, Emilia Fox, Thomas Kretschmann

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Blind Date (Un peu, beaucoup, aveuglement)

Blind Date (Un peu, beaucoup, aveuglement) (2015)

Starring: Clovis Cornillac,Melanie Bernier,Lilou Fogli,Philippe Duquesne,Gregoire Oestermann

He is an inventor of puzzles. Always investing his heart and soul into his work, he can only concentrate in silence. She is an accomplished pianist who cannot live without music. Now comes the challenge of how they can learn to coexist.

Grand Piano

Grand Piano (2014)

Starring: Elijah Wood, John Cusack, Tamsin Egerton

Tom Selznick, the most talented pianist of his generation, stopped performing in public because of his stage fright. Years after a catastrophic performance, he reappears in public in a long-awaited concert in Chicago. In a packed theater, in front of the expectant audience, Tom finds a message written on the score: "Play one wrong note and you die." Without leaving the piano, Tom must discover the anonymous sniper's motives and look for help without anyone realizing... --(C) Magnet

Roman Polanski: A Film Memoir

Roman Polanski: A Film Memoir (2013)

Starring: Andrew Braunsberg, Sharon Tate

Famed director Roman Polanski discusses his remarkable, often controversial, life and career with his longtime associate Andrew Braunsberg in conversations filmed during a time when Polanski was under house arrest in Switzerland. He talks about his childhood during the holocaust, the tragic death of his first wife Sharon Tate, his ongoing legal battles, and many of his classic films including Chinatown, Rosemary's Baby, and The Pianist. ~ Perry Seibert, Rovi

Attila Marcel

Attila Marcel (2014)

Starring: Guillaume Gouix,Anne Le Ny,Bernadette Lafont,Helene Vincent,Luis Rego

Paul, a thirty something pianist, forms a bond with his eccentric neighbour who helps him unlock long buried memories, and the key to making his life his own.

Tango Negro: The African Roots of Tango

Tango Negro: The African Roots of Tango (2015)

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Tango Negro, The African Roots of Tango by Angolan filmmaker Dom Pedro explores the expression of Tango's Africanness and the contribution of African cultures in the creation of the tango. Tango was a reflection of the social life of the slaves that were taken to South America - including Argentina and Uruguay - mostly from central Africa, particularly from the former Kongo Kingdom. Director Dom Pedro reveals the depth of the footprints of the African music on the tango, through this rich movie combining musical performances and interviews from many tango fans and historians in Latin America and Europe, including the renowned Argentinean pianist Juan Carlos Caceres.

Those People

Those People (2016)

Starring: Jonathan Gordon, Jason Ralph (III), Haaz Sleiman

On Manhattan's gilded Upper East Side, a young painter, Charlie, finds the man of his dreams in an older pianist from across the globe, Tim. If only Charlie weren't secretly in love with his own manipulative best friend, Sebastian, who is embroiled in a financial scandal. In the wake of Sebastian's notoriety, their tight-knit group of friends must confront the new realities of adulthood.

Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould

Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould (2010)

Starring: Vladimir Ashkenazy, Frances Batchen, Kevin Bazzana

Those familiar with the work of the incomparable pianist Glenn Gould know the factors that contribute to his myth -- extraordinary childhood proficiency; obsessive dedication to his uniquely precise playing style; a fraught personal life; rakish, rock 'n' roll looks and will revel in this beautiful, detailed evocation of his life. For those to whom he's a new name or a marginal figure, this is a thoroughly pleasurable primer, and a work of art in its own right.

Grand Piano

Grand Piano (2014)

Starring: Elijah Wood,John Cusack,Tamsin Egerton,Kerry Bishe,Alex Winter

Tom Selznick, the most talented pianist of his generation, stopped performing in public because of his stage fright. Years after a catastrophic performance, he reappears in public in a long-awaited concert in Chicago. In a packed theater, in front of the expectant audience, Tom finds a message written on the score: "Play one wrong note and you die." Without leaving the piano, Tom must discover the anonymous sniper's motives and look for help without anyone realizing... --(C) Magnet

Chico & Rita

Chico & Rita (2012)

Starring: Limara Meneses,Mario Guerra,Eman Xor Ona,Bebo Valdes,Idania Valdes

Cuba, 1948. Chico is a young piano player with big dreams. Rita is a beautiful singer with an extraordinary voice. Music and desire unite them as they chase their dreams and each other from Havana to New York to Paris, Hollywood and Las Vegas. With an original soundtrack by legendary Cuban pianist and five-time Grammy-winning composer Bebo Valdes, Chico & Rita captures a defining moment in the evolution of history and jazz, and features the music of (and animated cameos by) Thelonious Monk, Charlie Parker, Cole Porter, Dizzy Gillespie, Woody Herman, Tito Puente, Chano Pozo, and others. -- (C) GKIDS

Behind the Candelabra

Behind the Candelabra (2013)

Starring: Matt Damon, Michael Douglas, Rob Lowe

Before Elvis, before Elton John, Madonna and Lady Gaga, there was Liberace: virtuoso pianist, outrageous entertainer and flamboyant star of stage and television. A name synonymous with showmanship, extravagance and candelabras, he was a world-renowned performer with a flair that endeared him to his audiences and created a loyal fan base spanning his 40-year career. Liberace lived lavishly and embraced a lifestyle of excess both on and off stage. In summer 1977, handsome young stranger Scott Thorson walked into his dressing room and, despite their age difference and seemingly different worlds, the two embarked on a secretive five-year love affair. BEHIND THE CANDELABRA takes a behind-the-scenes look at their tempestuous relationship - from their first meeting backstage at the Las Vegas Hilton to their bitter and public break-up. -- Official Site

Pianomania

Pianomania (2011)

Starring: Stephan Knupfer,Alfred Brendel,Stefan Knupfer,Lang Lang,Pierre-Laurent Aimard

"The tone isn't breathing." - complains pianist Pierre-Laurent Aimard, distraught. This is a typical sentence in Steinway & Sons' chief technician and Master Tuner Stefan Knupfer's normal work day. Each piano has its own personality, each piece demands its own timbre, and every interpretation has a particular temperament. Pianomania takes the viewer along on a humorous journey into the secret world of sounds, and accompanies Stefan Knupfer at his unusual job with world famous pianists like Lang Lang, Alfred Brendel, Rudolf Buchbinder and Pierre-Laurent Aimand, among others. To find the right instrument with the necessary qualities, compatible with the vision of the virtuoso, to tune it to perfection and finally to get it on the stage, needs nerves of steel, boundless passion, and the extraordinary competence in translating words into sounds. -- (C) Official Site

Oscar Nominated Documentary Short Films 2014

Oscar Nominated Documentary Short Films 2014 (2014)

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DOCUMENTARY SHORT NOMINEES Documentary Program A Estimated Running Time- 97 minutes "The Lady in Number 6: Music Saved My Life" (Directors: Malcolm Clarke and Nicholas Reed, Canada/USA/UK - English). Synopsis: At 109, Alice Herz Sommer is the world's oldest pianist...and its oldest Holocaust survivor. At the heart of her remarkable story of courage and endurance is her passion for music. "Karama Has No Walls" (Director: Sara Ishaq, UAE/UK/Yemen - Arabic). Synopsis: When protesters in Yemen added their voices to those of other nations during the Arab Spring, the government responded with an attack that left 53 people dead and inspired widespread sympathy throughout the country. "Facing Fear" (Director: Jason Cohen, USA/English). Synopsis: As a gay 13-year-old, Matthew Boger endured a savage beating at the hands of a group of neo-Nazis. Twenty-five years later, he meets one of them again by chance. Documentary Program A Estimated Running Time- 87 minutes "Cavedigger" (Director Jeffrey Karoff, USA/English). Synopsis: New Mexico environmental sculptor Ra Paulette carves elaborately designed and painstakingly executed sandstone caves, driven by an artistic vision that often brings him into conflict with his patrons. "Prison Terminal: The Last Days of Private Jack Hall" (Director: Edgar Barens, USA/English). Synopsis: In a maximum security prison, the terminally ill Jack Hall faces his final days with the assistance of hospice care provided by workers drawn from the prison population. (c) Magnolia/Shorts HD

The Oscar Nominated Short Films 2013: Live Action

The Oscar Nominated Short Films 2013: Live Action (2013)

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Asad - (director: Bryan Buckley, South Africa) Set in a war-torn fishing village in Somalia, an all Somali refugee cast brings to life this coming of age fable of a Somali boy who is faced with falling into the pirate life, or rising above to choose the path of an honest fishing man. Buzkashi Boys - (director: Sam French, Afghanistan) Set against the dramatic landscape of contemporary Afghanistan and the national sport of Buzkashi - a brutal game of horse polo played with a dead goat - Buzkashi Boys tells the coming of age story of two best friends, a charismatic street urchin and a defiant blacksmith's son, who struggle to realize their dreams as they make their way to manhood in one of the most war-torn countries on Earth. Curfew - (director: Shawn Christensen, USA) At the lowest point of his life, Richie gets a call from his estranged sister, asking him to look after his nine-year old niece, Sophia, for the evening. Death of a Shadow - (director: Tom Van Avermaet, France and Belgium) Soldier Nathan died during World War I. A strange collector imprisoned his shadow and gave him a new chance: a second life against 10,000 captured shadows. It is love that guides him, as his purpose is to meet Sarah again, the woman he fell in love with before he died. But then he discovers that she's already in love with someone else, jealousy clouds his mind and pushes him towards a bitter decision, not without consequences. Henry - (director: Yan England, Canada) Henry, a great concert pianist, has his life thrown in turmoil the day the love of this life, Maria, disappears mysteriously. He'll then discover the inevitable verdict of life. (C) Shorts International

Blackwood

Blackwood (2014)

Starring: Ed Stoppard,Russell Tovey,Sophia Myles,Isaac Andrews,Kenneth Collard

With Ed Stoppard (THE PIANIST), Sophia Myles (TRANSFORMERS 4), Russell Tovey (BEING HUMAN), Paul Kaye (GAME OF THRONES), Greg Wise (SENSE & SENSIBILITY) and Joanna Vanderham (WHAT MAISIE KNEW). Production is complete with the film ready for release in Autumn 2013.

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