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Love And Justice: In The Footsteps of Beethoven's Rebel Opera

Beethoven’s operatic masterpiece is at the heart of the new documentary, Love and Justice: In the Footsteps of Beethoven’s Rebel Opera. But as in the previous film, Following the Ninth: In the Footsteps of Beethoven’s Final Symphony, Love and Justice tracks the themes and influence of Beethoven’s work across time and space to tell a deeply contemporary story. Love & Justice is on a theatrical tour throughout the country in 2023-24
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Following the Ninth

Filmed on 5 continents and in 12 countries, 'Following The Ninth' is the story of four people whose lives have been transformed and repaired by Beethoven's message in his Ninth Symphony: Alle Menschen werden Bruder (All Men Will Be Brothers). At Tienanmen Square in 1989, students played the Ninth over loudspeakers as the army came in to crush their struggle for freedom. In Chile, women living under the Pinochet dictatorship sang the Ninth at torture prisons, where men inside took hope when they heard their voices. In Japan each December, the Ninth is performed hundreds of times, often with 10,000 people in the chorus. And now, with a concert for the victims of the earthquake and Tsunami. The Berlin Wall, symbol of division and oppression, comes down in December, 1989, as Leonard Bernstein performs Beethoven's Ninth as an "Ode To Freedom".

Iraq for Sale: The War Profiteers 

Story Producer: Kerry Candaele
Brave New Films, 2006

Walmart The High Cost Of Low Price

Co-producer: Kerry Candaele
Brave New Films, 2005

Raiford Rogers Ballet Company

Directed and Shot by Kerry Candaele

Santa Barbara Symphony Beethoven's 9th Clip

Directed and Produced by Kerry Candaele

The Strength of Strings

Directed by Kerry Candaele

Conductors Retreat at Medomak Maine

Produced and Directed by Kerry Candaele


 by Kerry Candaele

"Slow Burning"

by Kerry Candaele

Tarang in Concert

Directed and Filmed by Kerry Candaele

Alarm Will Sound

Filmed by Kerry Candaele
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