Italian films with music by Bach

In this page are listed the most important Italian films employing Bach's music in a significant fashion. If you wish to tell about a film not listed here, please tell us!

Famous and controversial film of 1964, whose composite soundtrack employs Bach's music (both sacred and secular, including Concertos and the Musical Offering). 

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Film by Ermanno Olmi (1978) set in the Bergamo countryside; the soundtrack mostly employs Bach's organ works performed by Fernando Germani. Bach's music symbolizes the sacredness of life.

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A film (2011) focusing entirely on Bach and on the Art of Fugue, performed in its entirety and also in contemporary transcriptions by Italian musicians. It narrates Bach's music in combination with the pieces performed; with numerous interviews to expert Bach researchers and performers. 
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