German, English, French
TV, DVD, NON-THEATRICAL, INTERNET, VOD
2020 will be Beethoven's year! Celebrations will be held throughout the world for the 250th anniversary of his birth. This is a great occasion to learn about the composer's life through his letters, his handwritten notes and the testimonies of great musicians and artists of our time.
Through writing and music, this film offers an intimate approach to Beethoven's life and work: discover the struggles of a man who never gave up.
Beethoven's correspondence and diaries make for a unique material. It sheds a light on the composer to reveal a side of him that has never been seen before. His temperament, his struggles, what he admired, what he hated, how he lived his life... Most of these precious writings are rarely talked about.