This film is an official selection of the Sound Unseen 16 Film & Music Festival.
Date: Sun. Nov. 15, 2015
Venue: Trylon microcinema
Price: $10 advance/$12 at the door
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