Beethoven's Hair (2005)

Beethoven's Hair
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime N/A
Genres Foreign, Documentary, Music
Keywords N/A
Status Released
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Niv Fichman Executive Producer n/a 174 3000006
Thomas Wallner Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Horst Zeidler Cinematographer n/a 402 6000001
David New Editor n/a 172 7000001
Daniel Iron Executive Producer n/a 174 3000005
Danny Krausz Executive Producer n/a 174 3000004
Larry Weinstein Producer n/a 3 3000001
Jody Shapiro Producer n/a 3 3000002
Jessica Daniel Producer n/a 3 3000003
Larry Weinstein Director n/a 2 2000001
Traces the unlikely journey of a lock of hair cut from Beethoven's corpse and unravels the mystery of his tortured life and death. It starts in modern times when a pair of Beethoven enthusiasts purchase the hair at a Sotheby's auction. Tracing the past generations of owners, the story culminates in the futuristic science that reveals Beethoven's medical secret, while at the same time, it explores the world of forensic testing in sharp relief against the romance of 19th century Vienna and the horrors of 20th century Nazi Germany.