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Sitka: A Piano Documentary

Produced by Caroline Mousset
The art and craft of restoring pianos

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Overview

Genre
Music
Synopsis

The Phillips Collection has been presenting concerts alongside its paintings since 1941. Some of the world's leading pianists have played its Steinway Concert D, but they started hearing something wrong with it: the soundboard. This half-hour documentary - named for the spruce wood that replaced it - tells the story of tearing the piano apart, and bringing it back to life.

Stage
finished
Running time
30 minutes

Credits

  • Olivier CavĂ© ... Pianist
  • Caroline Mousset ... Producer
  • Edward Kelly ... Concert Audio
  • H. Paul Moon ... Director, DOP, Editor
  • Josef Haydn ... Composer

Production Details

Prod. Co.
Zen Violence Films
Country
United States
Years of Production
2015
Locations
Washington, D.C.
Prod. Partners
The Phillips Collection PianoCraft

Distribution Details

Release year
2015
Festivals
Skyline Indie Film Fest
Language
English
Subtitles
English, French

Photos

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