Thirty Two Short Films About Glenn Gould: The Screenplay by François Girard
Music on Film: Thirty Two Short Films About Glenn Gould
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Thirty Two Short Films About Glenn Gould - Truck Stop
Signing up enhances your TCE experience with the ability to save items to your personal reading list, and access the interactive map. Non-linear in its construction, the film is made up of 32 segments, each of which explains a facet of Gould's complex interior life the title refers to the number of the Goldberg Variations, Gould's most famous interpretation. Gould's odd relationships with friends, his obsession with long phone calls, his ideas about music and the human voice are just a few of the themes dealt with in the film. Several segments deal with his celebrated radio documentary, The Idea of the North. Another sequence attempts to reconstruct the abstract symphony of human and mechanical sound as it might have struck Gould when he entered a truck stop on the edge of Toronto, a concept of sound and music that was central to Gould's radio work.
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