Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould

[u]

Canada 2009, 111 mins
Director: Michele Hozer

An enigmatic musical poet, the world-renowned pianist Glenn Gould continues to captivate 27 years after his untimely death.

Intimately revealing the man behind the myth, GENIUS WITHIN: THE INNER LIFE OF GLENN GOULD casts a fresh light on the mysterious pianist whose ideas were as controversial, and whose private life as passionate, as his music.

The film features never-before-seen footage of Gould, photographs and excerpts from his private home recordings and diaries, and personal memories from his most intimate friends and lovers, including some who have never spoken about him publicly before.