[ Seventh Art DVD / 5 DVD Box Set ]
Release Date: Friday 31 March 2017
These globally celebrated films each explore a great composer's life through his work. The music, performed by eminent artists, is intertwined with the composer's life and letters.
Internationally celebrated documentary filmmaker Phil Grabsky travelled the world over several years to film first class performances, and interview musicians and historians of the highest regard.
"Superlative" The Observer
"High-Class" New York Times
"Enchanting" The Australian
"A masterpiece" Sydney Morning Herald
In Search of Mozart charts the composer's life through his music with over 80 works featured. His letters reveal an extraordinary person, full of joy, passion and sensitivity.
Delving beneath the mythological image In Search of Beethoven reveals new and endearing insights into this legendary composer. Fifty-five extraordinary performances capture the excellence of an array of world-class artists.
In Search of Haydn is a visual and aural extravaganza offering a fresh interpretation of the pioneering music and the man.
In Search of Chopin is the result of a 4 year quest to make new discoveries about this musical genius. The film brings us the music and life of one of the greatest composers.
Duration: 484 mins main features plus extras
5 disc set
Subtitles- Mozart, Beethoven, Haydn: French, Spanish, German, Italian, Chinese, Japanese
Subtitles- Chopin: English forced, English full template, French, German, Japanese, Polish