25.04.16 World Premiere

Tobias PM Schneid: A City's Symphony

© Filmmuseum Berlin - Stiftung Deutsche Kinemathek

The International Documentary Film Festival DOK.fest will open with the film concert 'Berlin - Symphony of a Metropolis' in Munich on the 5th of May. The classic from Walter Ruttmann will be presented with the new film music 'A City's Symphony' by Tobias PM Schneid.

'Berlin - Symphony of a Metropolis' is a 1927 avant-garde documentary film directed by Walter Ruttmann. It describes one day in the metropolis and portrays the living and working conditions in a booming city .

The restored version (2007) of Walter Ruttmann's movie will be accompanied by the M√ľnchener Kammerorchester's first performance of a new composition of the film score by peermusic composer Tobias PM Schneid. The premiere will take place in the German Theatre in Munich on the 5th of May under the direction of Jonathan Stockhammer.

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