Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould

Genre:  Documentary
Running Time:  108 min.
Release Date: December 3, 2009 (limited)
DVD: March 15, 2011

Current rating: no reviews
Rate Movie | Not yet Reviewed

Synopsis

An enigmatic musical poet, world-renowned pianist Glenn Gould continues to captivate 27 years after his untimely death. Intimately revealing the man behind the myth, Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould casts a fresh light on the mysterious pianist whose ideas were as controversial, and his private life as passionate, as his music. The film features never-before seen footage of Gould, photographs and excerpts from his private home recordings and diaries, plus personal memories from Gould's most intimate friends and lovers, some who have never spoken about him publicly before.

Intimately revealing the man behind the myth, Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould casts a fresh light on the mysterious pianist whose ideas were as controversial, and his private life as passionate, as his music.

Never-before seen footage of Gould is featured along with photographs and excerpts from his private home recordings and diaries, plus personal memories from Gould's most intimate friends and lovers, some who have never spoken about him publicly before.

Director: Peter Raymont, Michèle Hozer
Studio: Union Pictures
Producer(s): Peter Raymont
Official Site: www.glenngouldmovie.com

New Photo Galleries

Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould Movie Poster