Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould
Release Date: September 10th, 2010
Not Yet Rated|1 hr. 49 min.
The life of pianist Glenn Gould.
Distributor: Lorber Films
A fine overview, with enough new material to please Gould buffs. But the film fails to demonstrate that conventional biography is the best path to its subject's inner life. show more
Post-Dispatch classical music critic Sarah Bryan Miller told me that Gould's music is as divisive today as it was 50 years ago, when the pianist publicly clashed with conductor Leonard Bernstein over the tempo of a performance. show more
Gould is as much of a mystery at the end as at the beginning. You get the feeling that's the way he'd have wanted it. show more