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Title Copying Beethoven [videorecording] / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures and Sidney Kimmel Entertainment present a VIP Medienfonds 2 and a Michael Taylor production, a Copying Beethoven Limited (UK)-Eurofilm Studio, KFT, (Hungary) co-production, a film by Agnieszka Holland ; producers Sidney Kimmel, Stephen J. Rivele, Michael Taylor, Christopher Wilkinson ; written by Stephen J. Rivele & Christopher Wilkinson ; directed by Agnieszka Holland.

Imprint Beverly Hills, Calif. : Distributed by 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2007].


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Casa Verdugo Library DVD    COP    Available
Description 1 videodisc (104 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2006.
Special features: Audio commentary by actor Ed Harris and director Agnieszka Holland ; Deleted scenes with optional commentary by director Agnieszka Holland ; Orchestrating 'Copying Beethoven' featurette.
Credits Director of photography, Ashley Rowe ; editor, Alex Mackie ; original music, Ludwig van Beethoven ; costume designer, Jany Temime ; production designer, Caroline Amies.
Cast Diane Kruger, Ed Harris, Ralph Riach, Matyelok Gibbs, Bill Stewart, Angus Barnett, Viktoria Dihen, Phyllida Law, Matthew Goode, Gábor Bohus, Joe Anderson.
Summary When young Anna Holz, a Viennese music student, is asked to transcribe scoring notes for the great Ludwig van Beethoven, she eagerly accepts. She does so despite the warnings about Beethoven's volatile behavior. Beethoven is part maestro, part mentor and part madman. He recluctantly relies on Anna to help him realize the culmination of his art.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13; for some sexual elements.
System Details DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language English or dubbed Spanish dialogue, optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827 -- Drama.
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827 -- Teatro.
Arrangement (Music) -- Drama.
Music students -- Austria -- Vienna -- Drama.
Musicians -- Austria -- Vienna -- Drama.
Músicos -- Austria -- Viena -- Teatro.
Vienna (Austria) -- Drama.
Genre/Form Musical films
Historical films
Biographical films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Kimmel, Sidney.
Taylor, Michael.
Kruger, Diane, 1976-
Harris, Ed, 1950-
Riach, Ralph, 1939-
Gibbs, Matyelok.
Stewart, Bill, 1942-2006.
Barnett, Angus.
Dihen, Viktoria.
Law, Phyllida, 1932-
Goode, Matthew, 1978-
Anderson, Joe.
Holland, Agnieszka, 1948- Director.
Rivele, Stephen J., 1949- Screenwriter.
Wilkinson, Christopher, 1950- Screenwriter.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Film Co.
Eurofilm Stúdió (Firm)
Sidney Kimmel Entertainment (Firm)
VIP 2 Medienfonds
Standard No. 027616064981 00
Music No. 106498 MGM Home Entertainment

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