Mahler on Film

Spotlighting icons of our musical past, Music on Film offers a nuanced portrait of Gustav Mahler this season, revealing the man behind the legend with intimate glimpses into his personal life, probing interviews with conductors, and performances of his music.

Mahler on Film Events

Walter Reade Theater

A revealing portrait of the man behind the legend, featuring interviews with conductors Claudio Abbado, Leonard Bernstein, Pierre Boulez, and Daniel Harding. Learn More 

Simon Rattle
Photo by Mat Hennek/EMI Classics

Walter Reade Theater

This beautifully shot documentary highlights Mahler interpretations by conductors Bernard Haitink, Riccardo Chailly, Riccardo Muti, Claudio Abbado, and Simon Rattle, as revealed through interviews,... Learn More 

Leonard Bernstein
Photo courtesy of Prospekt

Walter Reade Theater

The incomparable Leonard Bernstein leads the Vienna Philharmonic in this 1975 concert film of Mahler’s magnificent “Symphony of a Thousand.” Learn More