Bad Girls of Music

Hans Keller Short documentary - 1992 - 54 min.

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Double portrait of the violinists Vera Beths (44) and Olga Rudge (96). The film sketches the career of the two woman: the more recent fame of Vera Beths is juxtaposed with the breakthrough of Olga Rudge in the twenties and thirties. Vera Beths and pianist Reinbert de Leeuw travel to the Italian Dolomites to offer Olga Rudge a private performance of the violin sonata which George Antheil wrote for her. Despite their very different backrounds, the two women concur in their musical preferences: George Antheil and the ancient Italian master Antonio Vivali.

Credits

Production Company
Director of Photography
Editing
Wim Louwrier
Sound on Set
Production Country
Netherlands