The Devil's Violinist
|The Devil's Violinist|
|Directed by||Bernard Rose|
|Produced by||Dominic Berger|
|Written by||Bernard Rose|
|Music by||David Garrett|
Franck van der Heijden
Film House Germany
The Devil's Violinist is a 2013 film based on the life story of the 19th-century Italian violinist and composer Niccolò Paganini.
The film chronicles the life of Italian violinist and composer Niccolò Paganini, who rose to fame as a virtuoso in the early 19th Century. It begins with his youth as a childhood violinist pushed by his demanding father through his beginnings in Italy and then to his performances and acclaim in London under the guidance of the mysterious Urbani.
- David Garrett as Niccolò Paganini
- Jared Harris as Urbani
- Joely Richardson as Ethel Langham
- Christian McKay as John Watson
- Veronica Ferres as Elizabeth Wells
- Helmut Berger as Lord Burghersh
- Olivia d'Abo as Primrose Blackstone
- Andrea Deck as Charlotte Watson
Filming took place in Germany, Austria and Italy.