Olivier Messiaen: The Crystal Liturgy
Forty years ago, Time magazine hailed him as a "cornerstone composer." This documentary details the genius of Olivier Messiaen and his musical legacy. The experimental and eclectic French organist and composer created innovative pieces inspired by Greek rhythms, Hindu traditions, Catholicism and birdsong. Archival clips highlight his technique and feature excerpts of his music.
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- Olivier Messiaen
- Olivier Mille
NRNot rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Full Screen 1.33:1Subtitles
NoLanguage and sound
French: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo, English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo, German: Dolby Digital 2.0 StereoOther features
Color; interactive menus; scene access; cast and crew interview; excerpts from film series.
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Common Sense Note
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it