pars media // films // Celibidache - You Don’t Do Anything - You Let it Evolve

Music Documentary, 100 min, 1992

Director(s): Jan Schmidt-Garre
Cinematography: Karl Walter Lindenlaub, Diethard Prengel
Editor: Nina Ergang, Edith Eisenstecken

Co-produced by ZDF and ARTE/ZDF
Supported by Kuratorium junger deutscher Film, Bundesministerium des Innern, and Bayerische Filmförderung FFF

Silver Medal at the Chicago International Film Festival, Nominated fort he German Film Prize, Midem Classical Award 2010

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A feature length portrait of conductor Sergiu Celibidache, a phenomenon in the world of classical music. Four years in the making, director Jan Schmidt-Garre collaborated closely with the charismatic musical director of the Munich Philharmonic and the result is an exceptional look at an artistic and intellectual giant as well as a passionate journey into the creative process.