SummaryA look beyond the 16-time Grammy-winning violinist to see the polio survivor whose parents emigrated from Poland to Israel, and the young man who struggled to be taken seriously as a music student when schools saw only his disability. In the film, Perlman's life story unfolds through conversations with fellow musicians and friends, including Billy Joel, Alan Alda, pianist Martha Argerich, cellist Mischa Maisky, and his wife of 50 years, Toby.
Violinists -- Biography.
Biographical television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| [New York] :Greenwich Entertainment,2018
Distributed and marketed by Kino Lorber
|Other Titles|| American masters (Television program)
film director, film producer.
Yum, Helen, editor of moving image work.
Perlman, Itzhak, 1945- on-screen participant.
Joel, Billy, on-screen participant.
Alda, Alan, 1936- on-screen participant.
Argerich, Martha, 1941- on-screen participant.
Maisky, Mischa, on-screen participant.
Perlman, Toby, 1943- on-screen participant.
Voyeur Films (Firm), production company.
American Masters Pictures, production company.
Greenwich Entertainment (Firm), publisher.
Kino Lorber, Inc., film distributor.
Editor, Helen Yum.
Originally produced in 2017 for American masters.
Bonus features: deleted scenes; trailer.
DVD; region 1; NTSC; aspect ratio: 1.78:1, 16x9; 5.1 surround, 2.0 stereo.
1 videodisc (82 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.