The Strange Case Of Delfina Potocka: The Mystery Of Chopin (1999)

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What would the Polish government have to fear from the release of love letters allegedly written by revered composer and national hero Frederic Chopin? Was Chopin's unusual interest in Countess Delfina Potocka what caused the suspicious death of her granddaughter, Paulina Czerina (who possessed the letters), 100 years to the day after his own death? Learn the facts behind this saga in Tony Palmer's docudrama. Includes Chopin performances by pianist Valentina Igoshina. 109 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English.
 
SKU: D04244
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Concerts and Performing Arts
Director:
Tony Palmer
Rated:
NR
Color:
Color
Format: 
Widescreen
Closed Captioned:
 No

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