They Shot The Piano Player

Documentary, Drama, Musical | In Release | 103min

A New York music journalist goes on a quest to uncover the truth behind the mysterious disappearance of young Brazilian piano virtuoso Tenorio Jr. A celebratory origin story of the world-renowned Latino musical movement Bossa Nova. They Shot The Piano Player captures a fleeting time bursting with creative freedom at a turning point in Latin American history in the 60s and 70s, just before the continent was engulfed by totalitarian regimes.


Fernando Trueba, Javier Mariscal (Chico and Rita)


Cristina Huete, Serge Lalou

Production Companies

Fernando Trueba PC
Prima Línea
Les Films d’Ici


Jeff Goldblum (Jurassic Park, Thor: Ragnarok)

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