FILM TITLE

The Zurich Affair, Wagner’s One And Only Love

14+

8th May 2022 | 02:00 PM
Stein Auditorium

Image-Description
Country
Switzerland
Genre

Drama, Musical

Language
English / Swiss German
Duration
105 mins
Director

Jens Neubert

Festival And Awards

Shanghai International Film Festival 2019, Zurich Film Festival 2021, Beirut Art Film Festival 2021

Synopsis

Richard Wagner is working on his new opera "Tristan and Isolde". Mathilde Wesendonck and her husband, the silk-merchant Otto Wesendonck venerate Wagner. Mathilde is turning from a loving mother into a muse of the new music.