The world’s most talented young pianists compete in the International Chopin Piano Competition, held every five years in Warsaw, Poland. A rare behind the scenes look at the triumphant highs and crushing lows of competition, Pianoforte is both a testament to the remarkable power of music and an intimate coming-of-age portrait.

“Tense and touching.”

Los Angeles Times

“A gripping look at the world of piano competitions.”


“Hits all the right notes.”

Screen Daily

awards & festivals


Venue City Opening Date
Upstate Films Orpheum Saugerties, NY 02/19/2024
Lake Placid Center For The Arts Lake Placid, NY 03/15/2024