The Pianist Pictures, Videos, Cast and Plot
Directed by: Roman Polanski
Studio: Studio Canal
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Official Site: www.thepianist-themovie.com
Release Date: January 3, 2003 (wide)
Wladyslaw Szpilman was a Polish pianist who, during World War II, lived in the Warsaw ghettos, escaped from Nazi concentration camps, and, thanks to music, lived to tell about it. The film is based on his autobiography, Pianist, published in 1946.