• Seymour: An Introduction (2015)

Seymour: An Introduction

Release Date: March 13th, 2015

PG |1 hr 21 min

Plot Summary

Pianist Seymour Bernstein, who gave up performing for teaching, discusses his passion for music and his philosophy of life.

Director: Ethan Hawke

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: Under the Influence Productions, Room 5 Films

Ratings & Reviews

  • 70
    Stephen FarberThe Hollywood Reporter

    Hawke’s film is very well crafted, tightly edited and elegantly photographed. The acute musical selections only add to our appreciation of Seymour’s selfless devotion to his art. show more

  • 100
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    More than a musical offering, it’s a study in boundless passion, plus a wellspring of wisdom about art and life from a man who sees no dividing line between the one and the other. show more

  • 88
    Steven ReaPhiladelphia Inquirer

    The polar opposite of the J.K. Simmons character in "Whiplash." show more

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