"The Music Teacher"
Directed by Gerard Corbiau
Just before World War I a group of
opera students gather to settle a grudge between a retired opera star and
a wealthy patron in this 1989 Academy Award Nominee for Best Foreign Film.
Lots of emotional fireworks. Called "elegant and cultivated" by
the Boston Globe. The music of Verdi, Mahler, Schumann, Mozart,
Bellini, Schubert and Offenbach is highlighted. With Jose Van Dam, Joachim
Dallyroc and Anne Roussel. French with English subtitles.