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#900. Thirty Two Short Films About Glenn Gould

  • Year: 1993
  • Country: Canada/Portugal/Netherlands/Finland
  • Production: CBC, Glenn Gould, 92m
  • Director: François Girard
  • Producer: Michael Allder, Niv Fichman, Barbara Willis Sweete, Larry Weinstein
  • Screenplay: François Girard, Don McKeller
  • Photography: Alain Dostie
  • Music: Bach, Wagner
  • Cast: Colm Feore, Derek Keurvorst, Katya Ladan

Abridged Book Description

Young French-Canadian writer-director François Girard adroitly juggles dramatic fiction, documentary realism, humor, and even animation with insight into the artist's agony and ecstasy in a beguiling, dazzlingly adventurous series of vignettes... for a unique, funny tender, and exhilarating biopic.