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Great Russian Composers: Alexander Scriabin

2007 Rated NR 24m

This fascinating documentary explores the life and career of Alexander Scriabin, one of Russia's most influential and enigmatic pianists and composers. From his early days at the keyboard to his emigration to Switzerland -- where he focused on composing such major works as his "Third Symphony" and "The Divine Poem," a work based on theosophical ideas then in vogue -- every aspect of the celebrated musician's work is examined.

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Movie Details

Ratings
NR
Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1

Subtitles

No

Closed captioned

No

Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.