Paramount Presents: In Search of Chopin in HD

Paramount Presents: In Search of Chopin in HD

Live Broadcasts | 03/1/2020 | 7:00PM

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“A directional coup – inventively filmed and coolly perceptive.” – New Zealand Herald

“A masterpiece.” – Sydney Morning Herald

“A superb account providing an understanding of the creative impulse and how it is captured and expressed.”  The National Business Review

Written and directed by Phil Grabsky
Narrated by Bafta-nominated actress Juliet Stevenson
Run Time: 1 Hour, 55 Minutes

Chopin’s grave in Paris remains a place of pilgrimage and his music continues to sell out concert halls worldwide – but who exactly was this man who was terrified of public performance, who fled his Polish homeland for Paris never to return, took up with the most notorious transvestite in France, rarely gave public performances and, despite a life of ill-health, wrote some of the deepest and most powerful music ever written? How exactly did a young Polish boy rise to such heady heights? For four years, award-winning Phil Grabsky travelled the globe in his quest to lay bare the life and music of Chopin. Some of the world’s best musicians provide the music, including Leif Ove Andsnes, Daniel Barenboim, Ronald Brautigam, and the Orchestra of the 18th Century. Funny, heart-breaking, inspirational – this film has been called the first to really illustrate the true nature of this remarkable and still widely-loved composer.

More Information on The Great Composers Series:
Join us in celebrating four of the greatest composers (Beethoven, Mozart, Chopin, Haydn), for the exclusive re-release of the critically acclaimed award-winning The Great Composers series, with a worldwide special event cinema screening to mark each of their respective birthdays. Starting on December 17, 2019 with In Search of Beethoven and leading up to a special event on Beethoven’s 250th birthday on  December 16, 2020 – a screening of the remarkable Concerto – A Beethoven Journey. This definitive and much-loved series is not to be missed on the big screen! Beethoven Year 2020 is a major European event.

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Add to Calendar 03/01/2020 7:00PM America/New_York Paramount Presents: In Search of Chopin in HD Paramount Presents: In Search of Chopin in HD
Showtimes: 7:00PM
215 East Main Street, Charlottesville, Virginia, 22902 The Paramount Theater of Charlottesville MM/DD/YYYY ayRsfxAFczszDfJQlmHe23157

Ticket Prices

  • $ 11.00 Student
  • $ 13.00 Senior
  • $ 15.00 Adult

Schedule of Events

  • March 1, 2020 | 7:00PM
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