Rating 4 out of 5

Director

  • Radu Mihaileanu

Cast

  • Aleksei Guskov
  • Dmitri Nazarov
  • Mélanie Laurent
  • Valeriy Barinov
  • François Berléand
  • Miou-Miou

Synopsis

Thirty years after being sacked for hiring Jewish musicians, former Bolshoi orchestra conductor Andrei Simoniovich Filipov (Aleksei Guskov) is reduced to cleaning floors in the Bolshoi Theatre. One day he discovers a Parisian theatre has invited the orchestra to play… and hatches a plan to reform his old troupe and head to the City of Lights for a very special concert, in this warm, affecting soufflé starring Inglourious Basterds’ Melanie Laurent.

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    Thirty years after beng sacked for hiring Jewish musicians, former Bolshoi orchestra conductor Andrei Simoniovich Filipov (Aleksei Guskov) is cleaning…

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