Mademoiselle Paradis
DVD
2018
1 available of 2 items

Set in eighteenth century Vienna, this is the true story of Maria Theresia von Paradis, a gifted piano player and friend of Mozart, who lost her eyesight as a child. Desperate to cure their talented daughter, her parents entrust Maria to Dr. Mesmer. With the doctor's innovative technique using magnetism, Maria slowly recovers her sight. But this miracle comes at a price as Maria progressively starts to lose her gift for music.

Item Details
Subjects:
Mesmer, Franz Anton, 1734-1815 -- Fiction.
Paradis, Maria Theresia von, 1759-1824 -- Fiction.
Pianists -- Fiction.
Vision -- Fiction.
Women pianists -- Fiction.
Genre:
Biographical films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Foreign films.
Historical films.
Motion pictures, Austrian.
Motion pictures, German.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:
Albert, Barbara, 1970- film director.
Dragus, Maria, 1994- actor.
First-Run Features (Firm), publisher.
Miko, Lukas, 1971- actor.
Striesow, Devid, 1973- actor.
Description:
1 videodisc (97 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inches
digital optical
video file DVD video region 1
Target Audience Note:
Canadian Home Video Rating: Not Rated.
PG.
Notes:
Based on a true story.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2017.
Title from container.
Maria Dragus, + Striesow, Lukas Miko, Katja Kolm, Maresi Riegner.
DVD.
For private home use only.
German or French dialogue; English subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Link to PAC
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