Wagner Files

Program Running Time 90 min.

Films in Program

Directed By: Ralf Pleger
(Germany, 2013, 90 mins)

Few composers inspire such extremes of love and revulsion as Richard Wagner, and few classical music documentaries go the extremes of this astounding German-made feature, which includes stylized, modern-dress reenactments of key moments in Wagner’s tumultuous life and digital animated graphics alongside more traditional expert testimony.