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Beethoven in Beijing (2020)

Dispatched by President Nixon in 1973 to help open the bamboo curtain separating Chinese and American people, the iconic Philadelphia Orchestra now turns to its past as a cultural ... See full summary »

Directors:

Jennifer R. Lin (co-director), Sharon Mullally (co-director)

Writer:

Jennifer R. Lin (Writer)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Elizabeth Hainen Elizabeth Hainen ... Self / musician
Láng Lang ... Self / pianist
Yannick Nézet-Séguin ... Self / conductor
Dun Tan ... Self / composer
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Dispatched by President Nixon in 1973 to help open the bamboo curtain separating Chinese and American people, the iconic Philadelphia Orchestra now turns to its past as a cultural ambassador to strengthen its future at home. Mixing archival images and audio with present-day observational footage, backstage and onstage, and enlivened with animation, the film dramatizes how the revival of classical music in China is energizing the world of music.

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China & the future of classical music See more »

Genres:

Documentary

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 August 2020 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA See more »

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Budget:

$1,000,000 (estimated)
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Color
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