Knowledge is the Beginning
“Knowledge is the Beginning tells the story of the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra where Arab and Jewish young people are sitting side by side. It illustrates how prejudices are surmounted during the rehearsals, the concerts and the laid-back celebrations afterward. It also demonstrates what problems crop up and how music can help people of different views find common ground. The film traces the orchestra’s complete history from 1999 until today.” meir…

Orginaltittel Knowledge is the Beginning
Regi Paul Smaczny
År 2005
Land Tyskland
Sjangre Dokumentar
Lengd 1 t 30 min
Skodespelarar  Daniel Barenboim, Edward Said, West Eastern Divan Orchestra