American documentary and experimental film director and producer Murray Lerner has passed away in New York City from kidney failure – aged 90.
Mr Lerner received a 1981 ‘Best Documentary’ Academy Award for his work on “From Mao to Mozart: Isaac Stern in China” – documenting violinist Isaac Stern’s pioneering collaboration with the China National Symphony Orchestra.
Our condolences are with Mr Lerner’s family, friends and colleagues.
MAO TO MOZART: ISAAC STERN IN CHINA | MURRAY LERNER | 1980
From Mao to Mozart: Isaac Stern in China |DVD|
Twentieth Anniversary Edition
DVD Release Date: June 27, 2016