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Moments before his comeback performance, a concert pianist who suffers from stage fright discovers a note written on his music sheet.

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Moments before his comeback performance, a concert pianist who suffers from stage fright discovers a note written on his music sheet.

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25 October 2013 (Spain)  »

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$2,964 (USA) (7 March 2014)

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$22,353 (USA) (11 April 2014)
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Wood had worked with a teacher three weeks prior to going to Barcelona and found it stressful having to play the piano and speak at the same time saying, "It was incredibly technical [...] lots of moments where it was jumping from where I'd play, listen to a click, listen to music, have to be in the right place and the right time and hear dialogue and repeat dialogue". See more »

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At the end of the credit roll we hear The Impossible Piece being played while the title shows. See more »

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Sometimes I feel like a motherless child
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Great premise, uninspired result
16 October 2013 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

A film that has clearly started with a high concept - like Speed but playing a piano rather than driving a bus - and the plot has been fitted round that. Having started from that fairly ludicrous premise, you might hope that the film would either embrace it and not take itself seriously, or find clever twists to add. Unfortunately it does neither. It's short enough to avoid being boring, and competently shot and acted, but really has very little to offer.

It's hard to think of the target audience for this - a run of the mill thriller based around classical music? - and I am mystified by its inclusion at the London Film Festival.


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