The Red Violin

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Summary: Francois Girard's epic follows the history of a violin as it passes over continents and through lives over the span of three centuries.

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Runtime: 131 min
Rating: Rated R for some sexuality.
Production: Vienna Film Financing Fund
Genres: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Music
Countries: UK, Italy, Canada
Languages: English, German, French, Mandarin, Italian
Home Release Date: Apr 18, 2000
Director Credit
François Girard Director
Writer Credit
Don McKellar Written By
François Girard Written By
Principal Cast Credit
Carlo Cecchi Nicolo Bussotti (Cremona)
Christoph Koncz Kaspar Weiss (Vienna)
Jean-Luc Bideau Georges Poussin (Vienna)
Cast Credit
Aldo Brugnini Assistant (Cremona)
Anita Laurenzi Cesca (Cremona)
Clotilde Mollet Antoinette Pussin (Vienna)
Florentín Groll Anton Von Spielmann (Vienna)
Irene Grazioli Anna Bussotti (Cremona)
Johannes Silberschneider Father Richter (Vienna)
Josef Mairginter Brother Franz (Vienna)
Paul Koeker Brother Gustav (Vienna)
Rainer Egger Brother Christophe (Vienna)
Samuele Amighetti Boy (Cremona)
Tommaso Puntelli Apprentice (Cremona)
Wolfgang Böck Brother Michael (Vienna)
Producer Credit
Barbara Shrier Line Producer
Daniel Iron Co-Producer
Giannandrea Pecorelli Co-Producer
Niv Fichman Producer Movie title data, credits, and poster art provided by: