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Bach in Brazil (2015)

Inspired by true events, this is a story about what happens when two outsiders from opposite corners of the world are thrown together: Brazil and Germany. Marten Brueckling, a retired music... See full summary »

Director:

Ansgar Ahlers

Writers:

Ansgar Ahlers, Soern Menning (as Soern Finn Menning)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Edgar Selge ... Marten Brückling
Pablo Vinicius Pablo Vinicius ... Fernando
Aldri Anunciação Aldri Anunciação ... Candido
Franziska Walser ... Marianne
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Dhonata Augusto Dhonata Augusto ... Heitor
Marília Gabriela Marília Gabriela ... Ministerin
Thaís Garayp Thaís Garayp ... Aufseherin
Helene Grass Helene Grass ... Notarin
Hans-Peter Korff Hans-Peter Korff ... Prinz
George Lenz ... Festivalveranstalter
Peter Lohmeyer ... Knut Schuhmann
Stepan Nercessian ... Direktor
Isabella Parkinson ... Brazilian Advocate
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Storyline

Inspired by true events, this is a story about what happens when two outsiders from opposite corners of the world are thrown together: Brazil and Germany. Marten Brueckling, a retired music teacher from Germany, has inherited an original sheet of music from Bachs son. Marten has to collect the sheet in person in the beautiful Baroque city of Ouro Preto in the heart of Brazil. But Brazil is not for beginners: Funny circumstances drives hm to teach music to the kids of a juvenile detention center. Bachs music and Brazilian instruments mix perfectly. One of the kids is Fernando, a lovable, abandoned boy, who lived on the streets. But Marten discovers that they have more in common as he thought.

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Music

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Soundtracks

Marten allein
[Arr. After "Bist du bei mir, BWV 508", originally composed by Johann Sebastian Bach]
Bach arrangement and new music composition by Jan Doddema
Performed by Fabian Schmidt
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Country:

Brazil | Germany

Language:

Portuguese | German | English

Release Date:

24 March 2016 (Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

Filhos de Bach See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital (5.1 Surround Sound)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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