Tag: The Sound of Music

CHRISTOPHER PLUMMER – 10 INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT THE FILM THE SOUND OF MUSIC

Christopher Plummer, sadly, has passed away. The actor left us on the morning of Friday, February 5, while he was at his home in Weston, Connecticut, with his wife Elaine Taylor. Below are some interesting facts from the filming period of The Sound of Music about him and his character Georg von Trapp. This is our way of remembering and paying tribute to him.

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THE SOUND OF MUSIC – AUSTRIA BEFORE THE ANSCHLUSS

The love felt by Georg von Trapp for his beautiful homeland is well portrayed by the skilful direction of Robert Wise, thanks to evocative pan shots and impressive long shots of the Austrian mountains, as well as a look at the precious lake areas, and the staging of important Austrian folk traditions, such as the symmetrical choreography of the famous Ländler dance or the Salzburg Festival itself, where musicians and singers from all over the world still perform today – and since 1887.