Great Performances: Season 23, Episode 7

The Music of Kurt Weill: September Songs (25 Jan. 1995)

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Wonderful - Refreshing
19 June 2003 | by (Toronto) – See all my reviews

This is what modern documentary filmmaking is meant to be. Neither relying on talking-head interviews nor re-enactment, "September Songs" attempts to convey the great talent, contribution, and indeed the trials of Kurt Weil's journey from pre-WWII Germany to his eminent destination, the U.S.

The performances by Nick Cave, Elvis Costello, and PJ Harvey are wonderful and inflect a properly dark, dramatic tone which parallels the hard and often persecuted life of the composer.

Buy the soundtrack - see the film.


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