Niccolo Paganini (TV)

Original title
Niccolo Paganini (TV)
Running Time
256 min.
 Soviet Union (USSR)
Leonid Menaker
Leonid Menaker, Oleg Stukalov
Sergei Banevich
Vladimir Kovzel
Vladimir Msryan, Stefan Vasilev, Albert Filozov, Alla Chernova, Armen Dzhigarkhanyan, Vladimir Samojlov, Donatas Banionis, Vania Tzvetkova
Production Co.
Co-production URSS-Bulgaria; Bulgaria TV
Drama. Musical | Biography. The 19th Century. Music. TV Movie
Synopsis / Plot
Biopic about Niccolo Paganini. He receives training from his father in early childhood. The best teachers of Parma are unable to give him more, so Paganini turns to a daily 15 hours of rigorous self-training. He makes sensational concert tours in Vienna, Paris, London and many other cities of Europe. He is always playing from memory, wearing black, and his stage appearance supports the rumors of his supernatural abilities. He is a wealthy man, but gambling and reckless spending forces him to pawn his violin. He is given a Guarneri violin by a wealthy listener to keep. He later gives this violin to the city if Genoa. The Paganini's violin is played by Leonide Kogan in this film.
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