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When world-famous conductor Eduard Sporck accepts the job to create an Israeli-Palestinian youth orchestra, he is quickly drawn into a tempest of sheer unsolvable problems. German with English Subtitles.

From Moscow International Film Festival: Audience Award, Sofia International Film Festival: Grand Prix, and Stony Brook Film Festival: Festival Grand Prize award winning director Dror Zahavi!

“a gripping, clear-eyed drama imbued with hope for understanding, humanity, and peace.” (Film at Lincoln Center)

“Dror Zahavi directs this gripping drama as a constantly growing ‘crescendo’, with rising tension and conflict until the very last frame. Crescendo is a remarkable theatrical movie contributing to the worldwide efforts towards understanding, humanity and peace.” (Vancouver Jewish Film Fest)

“wonderful characters, genuine emotion, music and witty dialog…I love this film. Highly recommended” (Unseen Films)