Film Title: The Red Violin
Director(s): François Girard
Film Origin: Canada
Film Release Year: 1998
Playing out the destiny of the wishes for immortality, the musical instrument, crafted from a tincture of the blood of the recently deceased wife in childbirth, musically traverses three centuries and cultures. Despite the superego injunction to fail by the soothsayer, the fate of the violin is rendered priceless.
Screening Time: Fri, 2013-12-06 19:00
Discussant: Dr. Philip Cheifetz