We Want the Light (2012)

Genres - Music, History  |   Sub-Genres - Instrumental Music, Music History, Social History  |   Run Time - 330 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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The struggles of the world's Jewish people over the course of several centuries are expressed and explored through the music they inspired in this documentary from the BBC and Opus Arte. We Want the Light brings together harrowing tales from Holocaust survivors with performances of music by such legendary composers as Mahler, Bach, Mendelssohn, and Brahms.

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classical-music, Jewish, composer, concert, Holocaust, music, Nazi, symphony