Posts Tagged ‘Wallace Shawn’

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Programme Notes: A Late Quartet (Yaron Zilberman, 2012)

April 6, 2013

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I was commissioned to write a set of programme notes for Glasgow Film Theatre, for their screenings of Yaron Zilberman’s A Late Quartet during the month of April. You can find an online copy of what I produced for them here.

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A Late Quartet (Yaron Zilberman, 2012)

April 5, 2013

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Approaching their 25th anniversary concert, a world-renowned string quartet find their world disrupted by the news that cellist Peter (Walken) has been diagnosed with the early stages of Parkinson’s disease. The prospect of replacing him forces all to re-evaluate lives that have long been based on rigorous routine and familiarity. Egos clash, lust is unearthed and complacency is questioned, particularly by the married couple within the group (Hoffman and Keener)…

Full review for The Skinny

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GFF 2013: A Late Quartet (Yaron Zilberman, 2012)

February 22, 2013

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Approaching their 25th anniversary concert, a world-renowned string quartet find their world disrupted by the news that cellist Peter (Walken) has been diagnosed with the early stages of Parkinson’s disease. The prospect of replacing him forces all to re-evaluate lives that have long been based on rigorous routine and familiarity. Egos clash, lust is unearthed and complacency is questioned, particularly by the married couple within the group (Hoffman and Keener)…

Full review for The Skinny/The CineSkinny