SU16: Albert Maysles Tribute screening of "Soldiers of Music: Rostropovich Returns to Russia"

  • Trylon microcinema 3258 Minnehaha Avenue Minneapolis, MN, 55406 United States

This film is an official selection of the Sound Unseen 16 Film & Music Festival.

Date: Sun. Nov. 15, 2015
Time: 5:00pm
Venue: Trylon microcinema
Price: $10 advance/$12 at the door
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Film synopsis:

In 1990, Albert Maysles accompanied cellist and National Symphony Orchestra conductor Mstislav Rostropovich and his wife Galina Vishnevskaya to their native Russia, their first trip in the course of a long exile. Soldiers of Music chronicles this historic reunion, as the couple is treated to a passionate, poignant homecoming. The film won an Emmy in 1991.

DIR: Albert Maysles, Susan Froemke, Peter Gelb, and Bob Eisenhardt, USA, 1991, 88 min.  

Sponsored by: Trylon microcinema