The Haendel Variations

Wariacje na tema Idy Heandel, 2018, 73 min.

The Haendel Variations (2018)


Director   Christine Jezior
Screenplay   Christine Jezior
Cinematography   Bartek Bialobrzeski
Producer   Christine Jezior


Ida Haendel   Ida Haendel


Ida Haendel is considered a legend among professional musicians and listeners of classical music alike. This documentary utilizes footage that was shot between 2009 and 2017, showing the life and work of Polish-Jewish violinist Ida Haendel. “The Haendel Variations” focuses on the inner life of an extraordinary woman and on the two things that still give her meaning in life: her love for music and for her fellow human beings