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The Saddest Music in the World

R| 1 hr. 39 min.

Plot Summary
In this experimental musical set in 1930s Winnipeg, Canada, amputee baroness Lady Port-Huntley (Isabella Rossellini) organizes a competition offering $25,000 to the person who can compose the saddest music in the world. Musicians -- including a depressed Broadway producer (Mark McKinney), his guilt-stricken father (David Fox) and a Serbian cellist (Ross McMillan) -- flock to Winnipeg with the hope that they will be the best at conveying tragedy and grief in their music.

Cast: Mark McKinney , Isabella Rossellini , Maria de Medeiros , David Fox , Ross McMillan , Brent Neale , Erik Berg , Darcy Fehr

Director: Guy Maddin

Genres: Musical, Comedy drama

Distributor: IFC Films

The Saddest Music in the World (2003)

Release Date: April 30th, 2004|1 hr. 39 min.

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