32 Short Films about Glenn Gould
Item #: IG6803
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|Synopsis:||Perceptive docudrama about the iconoclastic Canadian classical pianist who secluded himself in the studio, forsaking live performances for much of his career. A combination of dramatic recreation, archival material, and interviews depict the biographical details of the driven artist who died at the age of 50. Feore is memorable in the title role, especially since he's never actually shown playing the piano. Title and film structure refer to Bach's "Goldberg" Variations, a recording which made Gould's reputation.|
|Directed by:||Francois Girard|
|Producer(s):||Niv Fichman, Rhombus Media, Max Films, Telefilm Canada, Samuel Goldwyn Company|
|Cast:||Colm Feore, Gale Garnett, David Hughes, Katya Ladan, Gerry Quigley, Carlo Rota, Peter Millard, Yehudi Menuhin, Bruno Monsaingeon|