September 20, 2022 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm America/Chicago Timezone
Robinson Film Center
617 Texas St.

Part road trip, part adventure story, Following the Ninth is an inspirational documentary film about Beethoven’s Choral Symphony, its majestic power to liberate us, to shield us against suffering, to provide hope and resilience during dark times. Filmed on five continents and in 12 countries, Following the Ninth is the story of four lives that have been transformed and repaired by the music, expressed most vividly in the prophecy of the Ode to Joy: “Alle Menschen werden Brüder” (All Men Will Be Brothers). Documentary, 99 min., G.

This screening will be held in Theater 1, RFC’s 124-seat capacity theater, followed by a Q&A with Maestro Michael Butterman.